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Space art could be so much more than a shiny satellite in the sky

Space art could be so much more than a shiny satellite in the sky

作者:朱倮漳  时间:2017-11-22 08:01:19  人气:

Trevor Paglen/Nevada Museum of Art By Chelsea Whyte For the artist as provocateur, the night sky is an enticingly vast canvas. The latest attempt to make a mark on the heavens comes from Trevor Paglen, an artist known for outsized works that rely on technological innovation. His new piece, Orbital Reflector, is a giant diamond-shaped balloon that will inflate once it is in orbit around Earth. It is expected to launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on 2 December. The 30-metre-long structure is coated in titanium dioxide,