Anti-Mass

Anti-Mass
Anti-Mass
Artist:
Date:
2005
Location:
de Young
Gallery 16
Century:
Media:
Wood Charcoal (retrieved From A Church In Alabama Destroyed By Arson), Nails, And Wire
Dimensions:
156 x 132 x 135 in. (396.2 x 335.3 x 342.9 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2006.2
Acquisition Date:
2006-04-13
Credit Line:

Museum Purchase, Friends of New Art, and American Art Trust Fund, in honor of Harry S. Parker III and Steven A. Nash

Exhibition History:

New Work by Cornelia Parker, Yerba Buena Center
11/19/2005-03/25/2006

Charred bits of a Southern Black Baptist church destroyed by Arson on thin steel wire. The sculpture consists of approx. 800 pieces of charred wood, many with protruding nails, hanging off a ceiling grid on thin steel wire. Approximately 138 lines hang from the grid.

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