A Spectrum selection

Water way
People enjoy “Tower/ Instant structures for Schacht XII”, a water sculpture, at the Zeche Zollverein former coal mine in Essen, in western Germany. The sculpture was built for the art festival Ruhrtriennale 2013 by British architect studio Random International. Photos: AFP

Burning Man Festival
Christian Jacobsen (C) adjusts the sand at the Guardian of Dawn art installation during the Burning Man 2013 arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. Nearly 68,000 persons from all over the world gathered at the sold out festival, which celebrated its 27th year, to spend a week in the remote desert to experience art, music and the unique community. Photo: Reuters

Donkey’s work
A visitor explores one of the 25 life-size painted donkeys, created by Egyptian and Western artists, as these go on display in St Paul’s Cathedral in London at the “Caravan” as an inter-faith peace exhibition.

Select display
German artist Jutta Koether’s “Mad Garland Berlin” (back) and “Viktoria” (front) are on display as a woman looks at the work of Jutta Koether at the Praxes Centre for Contemporary Art, in the St Agnes church cultural complex in Berlin. The centre offers six-month-long cycles of consecutive exhibitions by selected artists.