Olafur Eliasson . Your Glacial Expectations . 2008


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Your Glacial Expectations

Olafur Eliasson . Your Glacial Expectations

Place: Kvadrat headquarters, Ebeltoft, Denmark

Date: 2012

Artist: Olafur Eliasson

Landscape Design: Günther Vogt

Client: Studio Olafur Eliasson



Production of an artwork by Olafur Eliasson in collaboration with landscape designer Günther Vogt, conceived for the exterior grounds of the Kvadrat headquarters in Ebeltoft, Denmark.

The installation is composed of 5 elliptical mirrors of different dimensions (different length axes) on an aluminum substructure embedded in the ground reflecting the heaven above.




5 elliptic mirrors

ca. 8,70 x 3,15m; ca. 6 x 3,15 m; ca. 5,25 x 3,15 m; 4,56 x 3,15 m; ca. 3,83 x 3,15 m



steel construction, aluminum (substructure), glass           





welded riveted aluminium substructure

on-site installation