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An image of Log dog by Aleks Danko

Aleks Danko

(Australia 07 Apr 1950 – )

Title
Log dog
Year
1970
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
wood, metal, chain, leather, casters
Dimensions

dog: 45.0 x 78.0 x 29.0cm leash: 155 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated, engraved on tag on leash "Danko 20.4.70".
Credit
John Kaldor Family Collection at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
Accession number
L2011.84
Copyright
© Aleks Danko
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Nicholas Baume, From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 27 (illus.), 83.

Deutscher and Hackett, Melbourne (Compilator), Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 29 August 2012, ‘Members events’, pg. 39-41, Melbourne, 2012, 40.

Sophie Forbat (Editor), 40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, Sydney, 2009, 38.

Robert Lindsay, Project 3: Objects, Sydney, 1975, (illus.).

Wayne Tunnicliffe (Editor), John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2011, 153, 166, 168 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The News, Adelaide, 'Wooden it be lovely walking the dog', 07 Jun 1971, (illus.).

Exhibition history (6)

UCK, Llewellyn Galleries, Adelaide, 09 Sep 1970–26 Sep 1970

I want to leave a nice well-done child here, National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne, 04 Jun 1971–04 Jul 1971

Project 3 - Objects, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1975–04 May 1975

Art of this world, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 1993–1993

From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 12 Dec 1995–17 Mar 1996

40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Oct 2009–14 Feb 2010