Photo: Luo Xianglin, Chen Shenming.

Photo: Luo Xianglin, Chen Shenming.

Olafur Eliasson 


One of the first exhibitions at Fondation Louis Vuitton, the new art museum in Paris, was Olafur Eliasson’s “Contact,” comprising immersive sensory environments that left visitors in awe. The Danish-Icelandic artist’s perpetual curiosity and intent to change the world has sparked projects such as 12Ethiopia, which works to improve life in Ethiopian orphanages, and Little Sun, which distributes cheerful LED lamps to areas in Africa with little access to electricity.



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