Andy Goldsworthy is a contemporary environmental artist known mainly for his sculptural work.
He creates sculptures using Materials which come from nature (e.g. wood comes from trees)...., such as brightly coloured flowers, icicles, leaves, mud, pinecones, snow, stone, twigs, and thorns. His work is usually temporary and is photographed to record it. His work is known as land art.
His To gain ideas from different sources such as the internet, magazines and books.... comes from nature itself and from the land art movement of the 1960s and ’70s.
Artists who also work with Found in nature e.g. spider's web, sheep's wool. materials and the The local surroundings or place that a person lives or works in... include Richard Long, Guiseppe Penone, Nancy Holt, Robert Smithson, and David Nash.
You can see an example of one of Andy Goldsworthy’s works on Link: ‘Red leaf patch’ on the digital catalogue of the University of Glasgow.
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