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Falling Garden by Gerda Steiner & Jörg Lenzlinger| Rebecca Law ‘Garten’
Falling Garden (2003) by Gerda Steiner & Jörg Lenzlinger located at the 50th Venice Biennial in the Church of San Stae on the Grand Canal. The Falling Garden was created for the 50th Venice Biennial in 2003. It was housed in the Church of San Stae on the Grand Canal. It was conceived and executed by Swiss artists Gerda Steiner and Jörg Lenzlinger. Gerda Steiner and Jörg Lenzlinger create site-specific fantasias and interactive wonderlands which are an adaptation of nature. The two have collaborated since 1997 and among the most successful contemporary Swiss artists.
Conceived and executed by Swiss artists Gerda Steiner and Jörg Lenzlinger, Falling Garden (2003) is a world in which botanical curios are suspended from the ceiling of a 17th-century church for the 50th Venice Biennial in 2003. It’s a botanic tableau in three dimensions, against a backdrop of richly decorated Italian marble.
Rebecca Louise Law
‘Garten’ (March-April 2016)
Materials: 30,000 mixed flowers, copper wire
Location: Berlin, Germany
Exhibited: March – April 2016
Flowers donated by Dutch Flower Council.
Check out more of Rebecca’s work on her website, which is absolutely gorgeous.
Some other cool architectural projects, not really related but still pretty tight:
- Casa Bosques De Las Lomas by Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos
- Pergola (2014) by APOLLO Architects & Associates
- VMS House (2016) by Marcos Miguelez
- Merricks House by Wood/Marsh
- Casa O by Atelier dos Remedios