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Doug Aitken's 'Altered Earth' Exhibit Premieres in Arles, France

10/24/2012 10:02 AM Eastern

Artist Doug Aitken has brought his signature video projections to the remote city of Arles, France, where his latest exhibit, Altered Earth, showcases the unique geography of France's historic Camargue region.

Explains Wallpaper, "In the [Parc des Ateliers'] hangar-like Grande Halle, Aitken's enormous cinematic screens create what he calls 'an almost holographic view of the physical landscape.' They dangle from the vaulted ceiling like fantastical backdrops in a Hollywood sound studio, drawing the viewer into the landscape."

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