ArtCOP21

Turning Point

Linda Gordon

29 Nov - 31 Dec 2015, 12pm - 12am

Bucks Valley Woods, Devon, England, Devon

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Linda Gordon

When

29 Nov - 31 Dec 2015
12pm - 12am
The elements of this ephemeral work will desintegrate with time and return to nature. It may last further than the ArtCOP21 limit of December 31, 2015.

Where

Bucks Valley Woods, Devon, England
off A39 at Buck's Cross, at the Woodland car park, follow red arrows.
Bideford, Devon,  EX39 5DP
United Kingdom
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Turning Point is a temporary sculptural piece in the woods, using fallen twigs and branches found nearby, and based on a symbolic depiction of the sun. It is open to the public, and will remain in place until it disintegrates.

With this work, I did not want to buy into ‘doom and gloom’ narratives, for I believe that only makes these woes more likely to happen. If we get it right, COP21 could be the beginning of a new era of harmony with each other and our environment – or at least a step in the right direction.


This action is part of the project: “2° - Global Warming and its Environmental Impact”
organised by Artists in Nature International Network www.artinnature.org

Together with all the actions of this project, it will be documented on https://artistsinnatureinternationalnetwork.wordpress.com/ as of November 29, noon local time

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