Richard Serra

Richard Serra is a leading sculptor who is known for creating minimalist artworks and has undeniably consolidated his career in contemporary art through his many controversial works.

Serra has always believed that sculptures should not be hidden in a museum; instead, they should be installed in public places. To Serra, the content of the work stems from the interaction of the audience with that work, meaning he has pedestrians in mind when producing his pieces.

Richard Serra’s One Ton Prop sculpture – The summation of his work

53 min 33 sec Richard Serra has undeniably consolidated his career in contemporary art through his many controversial works including his now well known installation One Top Prop. Most Richard Serra exhibitions have elicited debates and discussions. In some cases, visitors have even sustained injuries, and there have even …

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What made Richard Serra’s Tilted Arc sculpture so controversial?

Embed from Getty Images Who is Richard Serra? Richard Serra is a leading sculptor who is known for creating minimalist artwork. While he began his career after studying fine arts at Yale University, he created the sculpture Tilted Arc in 1981 in New York after celebrating his fortieth birthday. By this time, he was already …

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