Smithson, Lunar Parallel
Robert Smithson
‘Lunar Parallel’ (1962)
Black ink on paper
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm)

Currently works on paper by Robert Smithson from the Holt-Smithson Foundation are on display in group exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Block Museum at Northwestern University.

The drawings ‘Lunar Parallel’ (1962) (seen above) and ‘Untitled (Ascribed to Arisleus)’ (1962) are on show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason 1950-1980 until January 14, 2018.

At the Block Museum, Smithson’s ‘Untitled [Tear]’ (c. 1961-1963) is included in William Blake and the Age of Aquarius showing through to March 11, 2018.

Robert Smithson, ‘Lunar Parallel’ (1962) [illustrated above]
Black ink on paper
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm)

Robert Smithson, ‘Untitled (Ascribed to Arisleus)’ (1962)
Ink on paper
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm)

Robert Smithson, ‘Untitled [Tear]’ (c. 1961-1963)
Gouache, photo collage, crayon on paper
24 x 26 1/2 inches (61 x 67.3 cm)