Art and Arnold

Jeffrey Gibson is ALIVE at Desert X

Neville Wakefield believes that if the Coachella Valley can host a globally-hyped music festival, then it can also be home to a biennale style art extravaganza. Desert X will open February 25th and runs until April 30th. Using the vast expanse of desert as gallery and canvas, Desert X brings attention to the environment and living conditions in the 21st century.

Invited to create for the exhibition, Jeffrey Gibson arrived from New York and found himself at a loss for how to create something worthy of such a monumental space. Standing at the foot of a wind turbine, startled by its size, power and other worldliness, Gibson found his inspiration.

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Jeffrey Gibson is ALIVE at Desert X

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