Ritual + spirituality + transcendence

Mariko Mori, Pure Land, 1996-98
In her immersive dreamscapes, Mori transforms the celestial attendants of Buddhist art into pastel-colored aliens.

Mariko Mori, Pure Land

Bill Viola, The Crossing, 1996, video/sound © Bill Viola (photo: stunned, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)
Viola’s multi-channel video installations experiment with meditative states and the manipulation of time.

Bill Viola, The Crossing