Regenfenster, 1999 – In real life, Tate Modern, London

Tate Lates tomorrow! The last Friday of each month, 6–10pm, all events @Tate_Modern are free, & entry to Olafur’s exhibition In real life is reduced to £10. Tate Lates will kick off the Cubic structural evolution project & feature a Little Sun blackout.

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Watch Olafur in an interview with Zeinab Badawi on HARDtalk from the BBC. ‘How far can artists and their work change the world? Can artistic endeavour lead to concrete action to mitigate the impact of global warming, or is this fanciful? Zeinab Badawi is at the Tate Modern in London to interview award-winning Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson about his new exhibition and why he believes art can be a force for good in the world.’ – HARDtalk

You can also listen to the radio version of Olafur’s interview with Zeinab Badawi on HARDtalk here:

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Our advanced geometry team, led by Phillip Reiner, is always hard at work imagining new objects and spaces. Here's one of a collection of ongoing studies – a 'Hopf fibration' generated from a distinctive mapping on a regular three-dimensional sphere. https://t.co/a9JKtXNx2t

'In the next 200 years, all our glaciers are expected to follow the same path', the plaque reads, in Icelandic and English. 'This monument is to acknowledge that we know what is happening and what needs to be done. Only you know if we did it.'

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Eine Beschreibung einer Reflexion, oder aber eine angenehme Übung zu deren Eigenschaften, 1995 - part of In real life @Tate Modern 2019

‘Beauty’ archive, 1993–2016 - Now part of In real life, Tate Modern, London

A cardboard model of Your spiral view, 2009 https://t.co/uHPZtYyMWS

"Geometry means pacing the world" - @the_eco_thought
G is for Geometry in the studio alphabet - as part of In real life @Tate - more here:
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Big Bang Fountain, 2014 - In real life, Tate Modern, London

Tate declares climate emergency @tate bit.ly/2XS8Erm

‘The eye is not a camera that forms and delivers an image, nor is the retina simply a keyboard that can be struck by fingers of light’ - James J. Gibson.
P is for Perception - more here:
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New Suns: A Feminist Literary Festival - takes inspiration from science fiction writer Ursula K. Le Guin’s essay The Carrier Bag Theory of Fiction, which subverts the dominant narrative of technologically driven ‘progress’ @BarbicanCentre
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