Infinite Rock, 2013

Thilo Frank
Infinite Rock, 2013
Steel, aluminium, fabric, glass mirrors, wood, rope, light, swing
13.4 x 9.1 x 6.5 m
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation


Physical phenomena and everyday environments are interpreted in new contexts that emphasise our perceptions of light, space and motion in a poetic and playful manner.

Thilo Frank has created permanent public artworks in Copenhagen and Hjallerup, Denmark, and has exhibited in shows in Europe, including Treffpunkt: Berlin, ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark (2012); Parallelwelt Zirkus, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria (2012); Metrospective 1.0, Future Gallery and PROGRAM, Berlin (2011) and Circus Hein, FRAC Orléans and Atelier Calder Saché, France (2009).

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 11


Frank, Thilo

Infinite Rock

Infinite Rock is a disturbing caesura in the absolute brightness of the Arabian urban fabric: a dark volume that absorbs all light, creating a visual current that draws in the visitor.