Sadiqullah Khan


@ In the nature of things Poem by Sadiqullah Khan


@ In the nature of things

In the nature of things:
Art about mobility, lightness and freedom.
Simple creative acts of walking and marking
about place, locality, time, distance and measurement.
Works using raw materials and my human scale
in the reality of landscapes.

The music of stones, paths of shared footmarks,
sleeping by the river's roar.

-From Richard Long's Website

Submitted: Saturday, August 03, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 30, 2013
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Richard Long CBE (born 2 June 1945) is an English sculptor, photographer and painter, one of the best known British land artists. Long is the only artist to be shortlisted for the Turner Prize four times, and he is reputed to have refused the prize in 1984. He was nominated in 1984,1987,1988 and he then won the award in 1989 for White Water Line. He currently lives and works in Bristol. Wikipedia

Photography: Andalucia Stones
A fourteen day walk in Sierra Nevadda
Spain 2009, by Richard Long @ Richard Long

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