"The Eye of God - Recreating Andreas Gursky, Bahrain 1 (Google Earth Remix)" (2009 - 2014)


"As many young photographers, I always dreamt about flying around the world, visiting spectacular spots and places, just like Superstar Andreas Gursky does. So finally I decided to stop dreaming and just do It - in Google Earth."




"The Eye of God - Recreating Andreas Gursky, Bahrain 1 (Google Earth Remix)" (2009)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGeWfMsxI4Q

















"Florian Freier uses Google Earth to digitally tinker with Andreas Gursky’s monumental photographs"
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FRIEZE Magazine , Kito Nedo, 06.2014

"Talent leiht, Genie stiehlt. Für die Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe ein klarer Fall fürs Museum."
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Monopol-Magazin , Sarah Elsing, 04.2012

"A clever hacallows one young photographer to recreate a famous work, minus the price tag"
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Fast Company , Cliff Kuang, 01.2010



Selected blogs:
http://ilikethisart.net/?p=8577
http://www.theworldsbestever.com/2010/01/13/recreating-andres-gursky-photgraph-google-earth
http://www.laboiteverte.fr/recreer-andreas-gursky-avec-google-earth
http://www.triangulation.jp/2011/01/eye-of-god-by-florian-freier.html