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Title

Light bulb to simulate moonlight

2008


Artist

Katie Paterson

Scotland

1981 -


Details


Date

2008


Media categories

Sculpture , Installation


Materials used

289 light bulbs with halogen filament, frosted coloured shell, 28W, 4500K, log book


Edition

6/9 + 2AP


Dimensions

installation dimensions variable :

a - 289 light globes, 10 x 6 x 6 cm, each globe

b - crate, 91.4 x 82.5 x 86.4 cm, crate closed


Signature & date

Signed centre certificate of authenticity, black fibre-tipped pen "K.P". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Geoff Ainsworth AM 2014. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

171.2014.a-e


Artist information

Katie Paterson

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Cliff Lauson, Light show, London, 2013, (colour illus.). unpaginated

Skye Sherwin, Marking time, 'Katie Paterson', pg.159-73, Sydney, 2012, 159, 166-7 (colour illus.).