Happy birthday, Alfred Hitchcock!
Circular Surface Planar Displacement Drawing (1970)
Heizer is interested in the transformation of the earth’s surface through human action.
the artist drove a motorcycle in circles in Jean Dry Lake, Nevada, to create this drawing
the photos in the last image (above) document the process from a different point of view— the photographer and camera were mounted on a scaffold that was moved sixteen feet for each for each new shot in the array