11 Jun '15, 5pm

Leo DiCaprio donates massive solar reserve art installation to LACMA

Our favorite eco-advocate and art collector, Leonardo DiCaprio is earning even more points with us, by donating his recent acquisition, Solar Reserve (Tonopah, Nevada) , to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The sculpture, by artist John Gerrard, is a large scale computer simulation of the solar thermal power tower , which uses 10,000 mirrors to generate clean energy. The frameless LED wall sculpture famously held court at New York’s Lincoln Center for the last few months of 2014 will now become part of LACMA’s permanent collection.

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