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Return to the Sea - Saltworks

Presented by Great Salt Lake Institute at Great Salt Lake Institute, Salt Lake City UT

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Mar 10 2014
Apr 12 2014
Return to the Sea - Saltworks

Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto visits Salt Lake City to create a temporary salt installation in the Meldrum Science Center at Westminster College. At the conclusion of the installation viewing period the saltworks will be swept up and the salt returned to Great Salt Lake at Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty.  

Yamamoto’s installation works resemble raging seas, byzantine labyrinths, geography of a flattened brain or staircases to the heavens, but if you zoom in you will find they are nothing more

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Monday-Friday 9am-8pm, Saturday-Sunday 9am-6pm

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Westminster College, Meldrum Science Center, 1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT

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