Olafur Eliasson

Art

Olafur Eliasson on Process, Audiences, and His Latest Exhibition

The acclaimed installation artist and sculptor discusses 'The parliament of possibilities,' a mid-career survey opening in South Korea.
Charlie Schmidlin
10.2.16
Design

This Light Installation Lets You Play a Building Like an Instrument

A playable organ installation lights up a massive facade in Reykjavik.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.14.16
Art

Olafur Eliasson Invades Versailles with Giant Mirrors and Waterfalls

The artist installed his iconic installations throughout the lavish palace and gardens.
Andrew Nunes
6.8.16
Art

A Look Inside Olafur Eliasson's 368-Page Vegetarian Cookbook

We spoke to the installation artist about cooking for 90 people at once, and got an exclusive look at his favorite recipe from the 368-page tome.
Andrew Nunes
6.2.16
Art

Olafur Eliasson Gets His First-Ever Survey Show in China

'Nothingness is not nothing at all' includes several new works as well as a large selection from the artist's impressive oeuvre.
Sami Emory
3.22.16
Art

Ai Weiwei's Refugee Moment: Last Week in Art

Also: Rome censored sculptures and King Tut's beard, scandalized!
Sami Emory
2.1.16
Art

Olafur Eliasson Hauls Icebergs into the Middle of Paris

There’s no better way to show the severity of climate change than to literally show it in action.
Andrew Nunes
12.16.15
Art

A Man-Made Star Shines Over Stockholm

Olafur Eliasson's 'Your Star' uses light from a summer's day to illuminate the winter night.
Kevin Holmes
12.9.15
Art

90 Tons of Glacial Ice Melt in Front of the Paris Climate Talks

Olafur Eliasson takes his 'Ice Watch' project to COP21.
Beckett Mufson
12.2.15
Art

Insta of the Week: The Sickest Photos from Frieze London

From 3D nudes and rainbows to a surreal 'Wheel of Fortune,' there's a lot worth seeing at London's 2015 Frieze Art Fair.
Beckett Mufson
10.16.15
Art

The Mysterious Death of an Art Thief & Deep Dream Make-Up: Last Week in Art

Also, Ai Weiwei found recording devices, possibly left by Chinese authorities, bugging his studio.
Sami Emory
10.5.15
video

Tree of Codes | The Creators Project Meets Wayne McGregor & Olafur Eliasson

We get a first hand glance at 'Tree of Codes' and talk with choreographer and artist that built out the color performance.
The Creators Project
9.17.15
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