Sculpture

Doug Aitken to install 'Underwater Pavilions' this fall

Doug Aitken to install 'Underwater Pavilions' this fall

Doug Aitken is just days away from the opening of his survey exhibition, “Doug Aitken: Electric Earth,” at MOCA’s Geffen Contemporary in downtown L.A., but the multimedia artist has announced yet another project, one that will submerge his work in the ocean.

In October, Aitken will premiere “Doug Aitken: Underwater Pavilions,” a large-scale installation consisting of three underwater sculptures that will float off the coast of Santa Catalina Island, suspended about 5, 10 and 50 feet below the surface. The geometric,...

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