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An image of Wrapped Vestibule, Project for the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney by Christo

Christo

(Bulgaria, United States of America 13 Jun 1935 – )

Title
Wrapped Vestibule, Project for the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Year
1990
Media category
Collage
Materials used
collage: photograph by Tim Marshall, pencil, charcoal, enamel paint, wax crayon
Dimensions

35.5 x 28.0 cm sheet; 36.2 x 28.7 x 3.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated u.r., black felt tip pen "Christo 1990".
Credit
John Kaldor Family Collection at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
Accession number
L2012.230
Copyright
© Christo
Location
Not on display
Further information

This collage documents a second Kaldor Public Art Project with Christo in which the Art Gallery of New South Wales' entire entrance vestibule was covered and bound in white drop-cloth and rope.

Bibliography (3)

Nicholas Baume (Editor), Christo. John Kaldor Art Project, 1990, Sydney, 1990, 100 (colour illus.). cat.no.53

Nicholas Baume, From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 13 (illus.), 83.

Sophie Forbat, John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Christo', pg.62-77, Sydney, 2011, 64, 76 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

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

John Kaldor Family Collection Artist Rooms #1 - Christo: