Oil Spill #1, Rem Forza, Gulf of Mexico

Edward Burtynsky, Canadian, born 1955


May 11, 2010

Digital chromogenic color print


Sheet: 39 × 52 in. (99.1 × 132.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Nancy and Thomas F. O’Neil III, Class of 1979



Place Made: Canada, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

ENGS 7.02, Climate Change, Mary Albert, Winter 2019

ENVS 7, Ecopyschology, Terry Osborne, Winter 2019

ANTH 12.26, GEOG 68, Environmental Justice, Maron Greenleaf, Winter 2019

ENGL 75.2, Climate Fiction, Alysia Garrison, Spring 2019

HIST 23, American History since 1980, Julie Rabig, Spring 2020

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Luise and Morton Kaish Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20- July 24, 2022.

Waterways: Tension and Flow, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4-August 23, 2015.


Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, Alberta; sold to Nancy and Thomas O'Neil III, Baltimore, Maryland, January 28, 2011; given to present collection, 2014.

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