- Year: 2013
- Place: Iceland
- Land: Iceland (65.910103,-22.002973) exempl.
- Category: Ice/ Arctic/ Antarctic and Water/ Body of water
- Artist: Charrière, Julian
Land of Birth: Switzerland
For THE BLUE FOSSIL ENTROPIC STORIES Charrière climbed an iceberg close to Iceland and melted the frozen water beneath his feet with a gas torch for eight hours. The artistic intervention was documented by an accompanying photographer. >>
“Like an absurd, quixotic hero, Julian Charrière confronts the elements in a seemingly hopeless battle—human time against geological time. And yet, a battle of which global warming is only the starting point.“ (Julian Charrière) >>