About This Project

SWLART = South West Land Art Road Trip

This was a road trip I took with my dad for two weeks, at the end of July 2017. I have always had a deep love for Land Art, Earth Art, Earthworks, how ever you’d like to address it, so this was a very exciting trip for me. These are photos I took on my Grandparents old Canon A-1 film camera along the way. Here is what we saw, in order of location and photos:

  • Nacy Holt, 1976, Sun Tunnels
  • Robert Smithson, 1970, Spiral Jetty
  • Griffin Loop, 2016, Launch Intention 
  • Canyonlands National Park, Utah
  • Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado
  • Petrified National Forest, Arizona
  • Walter De Maria, 1977, The Lightning Field 
  • Paolo Soleri, 70’s, Arcosanti
  • Ugo Rondinone, 2016, Seven Magic Mountains
  • Micheal Heizer, 1969, Double Negative
  • Mono Lake Tufa State Natural Reserve, Nevada
  • Alvord Desert, Oregon