Super Pit, Sibai, Bingham, Chuquicamata2018

Digitaldruck auf Papier

35cm x 50cm




All work and photographs © Maike Gerten

Maike Gerten

  • About the artist

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  • About the work

    The photos of the 4-part series show the negative forms of four opencast mines whose hollow forms were materialized as 3D prints. These are the mines Sibai (Russia), Bingham (USA), Chuquicamata (Chile) and Super Pit (Australia), where copper and gold are mined, among other things.


    Text in German provided by the artist