The concepts behind Katie Paterson’s practice take her all around the globe, transforming her studio from Berlin to nomadic at times.
For her work Future Library, she made her way up north to Oslo where a forest has been planted ready to supply the paper for 100 new texts to be printed in 100 years time, in 2114.
A secretive artwork with an uncertain future audience who will receive what could be a beautiful gift from the past.
A mirrorball of over 10,000 solar eclipses rotates to create a sparkling progression of the eclipse across a room.
The images make up nearly every solar eclipse documented by humankind, from total through to quarter and half eclipses.
A beautiful spectacle of the sun eclipsing the moon.
A mirrorball of every solar eclipse (mixed media)
Edition of 3
83 x 83 x 83 cm
Installation view, The Lowry, Manchester, 2016
Photograph: Ben Blackall
Image courtesy the Artist/ The Lowry, Manchester/ Ingleby, Edinburgh