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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)

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

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

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

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

Robert Lindsay, Project 3: Objects, Sydney, 1975, (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