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Title

A disposable monument

1976


Artist

Les Levine

Ireland, United States of America

1935 -


Details


Other Title

Bear media monument


Date

1976


Media category

Time-based art


Materials used

analog tape (u-matic) shown as single channel digital video, colour, sound


Dimensions

duration: 00:09:30 min; aspect ratio: 4:3


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

3.1977


Artist information

Les Levine

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Les Levine, Bear news: a disposable monument, Sydney, 1996, (illus.).

Thomas G McCullough (Curator), Recent international forms in art: the 1976 Biennale of Sydney at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976, (illus.). no pagination