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Title

Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979

1979

Artist

Mike Parr

Australia

1945 –

Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
Alternate image of Black Box: Theatre of Self Correction, Part 1. Performances 1-6, 3rd Biennale of Sydney, April-May 1979 by Mike Parr
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  • Details

    Date
    1979
    Media category
    Photograph
    Materials used
    28 Cibachrome photographs
    Dimensions

    a - Performance No 1. [Birds], 35.9 x 29.3 cm, image

    a - Performance No 1. [Birds], 40.6 x 30 cm, sheet

    b - Performance No 1. [chair with blue background], 36 x 29.3 cm, image

    b - Performance No 1. [chair with blue background], 38.3 x 30.6 cm, sheet

    c - Performance No 1. [Mike Parr -profile], 35.5 x 29.5 cm, image

    c - Performance No 1. [Mike Parr -profile], 41 x 30.5 cm, sheet

    d - Performance No 1. [Geoff Parr -profile], 35 x 29.2 cm, image

    d - Performance No 1. [Geoff Parr -profile], 39.1 x 30.3 cm, sheet

    e - Performance No 2. [Mike Parr on table], 29.6 x 36 cm, image

    e - Performance No 2. [Mike Parr on table], 30.6 x 38.6 cm, sheet

    f - Performance No 2. [Julie Parr on table], 24.2 x 35 cm, image

    f - Performance No 2. [Julie Parr on table], 30.6 x 41.9 cm, sheet

    g - Performance No 2. [mirror on red background], 35.7 x 29 cm, image

    g - Performance No 2. [mirror on red background], 37.2 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    h - Performance No 2. [Julie Parr in ice], 35.2 x 28.7 cm, image

    h - Performance No 2. [Julie Parr in ice], 40.5 x 29.9 cm, sheet

    i - Performance No 3. [oil spill on plastic], 35.9 x 29.5 cm, image

    i - Performance No 3. [oil spill on plastic], 37.9 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    j - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr, reflection in mirror], 36 x 29.5 cm, image

    j - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr, reflection in mirror], 40.4 x 30.7 cm, sheet

    k - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr and chickens, reflection in morror], 38.8 x 29.5 cm, image

    k - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr and chickens, reflection in morror], 40.8 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    l - Performance No 3. [Julie Parr and chickens, reflection in morror], 29.5 x 35.8 cm, image

    l - Performance No 3. [Julie Parr and chickens, reflection in morror], 30.4 x 41 cm, sheet

    m - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr covered in plastic sheet with chickens], 36 x 29.8 cm, image

    m - Performance No 3. [Mike Parr covered in plastic sheet with chickens], 41.2 x 30.5 cm, sheet

    n - Performance No 4. [Mike Parr foreground, Julie Parr background], 36 x 29.2 cm, image

    n - Performance No 4. [Mike Parr foreground, Julie Parr background], 40 x 30.6 cm, sheet

    o - Performance No 4. [Mike Parr and oil spill], 35.8 x 29.8 cm, image

    o - Performance No 4. [Mike Parr and oil spill], 38 x 30.8 cm, sheet

    p - Performance No 4. [oil spill], 35.7 x 28.8 cm, image

    p - Performance No 4. [oil spill], 37.6 x 30.1 cm, sheet

    q - Performance No 4. [Geoff Parr], 36 x 29.5 cm, image

    q - Performance No 4. [Geoff Parr], 41 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    r - Performance No 5. [baby on right hand side], 36.2 x 29.5 cm, image

    r - Performance No 5. [baby on right hand side], 42 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    s - Performance No 5. [Geoff Parr], 29.5 x 36 cm, image

    s - Performance No 5. [Geoff Parr], 30 x 40.4 cm, sheet

    t - Performance No 5. [male figure on chair], 36 x 29.5 cm, image

    t - Performance No 5. [male figure on chair], 40.3 x 30.5 cm, sheet

    u - Performance No 5. [baby and chair, mirror in background], 35.8 x 29.3 cm, image

    u - Performance No 5. [baby and chair, mirror in background], 37.6 x 30.2 cm, sheet

    v - Performance No 5. [Mike Parr on chair], 36.2 x 29.4 cm, image

    v - Performance No 5. [Mike Parr on chair], 42.9 x 30.4 cm, sheet

    w - Performance No 6. [Geoff and Julie Parr hanging banner], 29.2 x 35.3 cm, image

    w - Performance No 6. [Geoff and Julie Parr hanging banner], 30.3 x 40.8 cm, sheet

    x - Performance No 6. [Geoff Parr hanging banner], 29.8 x 36 cm, image

    x - Performance No 6. [Geoff Parr hanging banner], 30 x 40.6 cm, sheet

    y - Performance No 6. [Julie Parr sitting on chair], 29.3 x 36 cm, image

    y - Performance No 6. [Julie Parr sitting on chair], 30.5 x 37.2 cm, sheet

    z - Performance No 6. [body on floor in foreground], 29.5 x 35.6 cm, image

    z - Performance No 6. [body on floor in foreground], 30.6 x 40.3 cm, sheet

    aa - Performance No 6. [Julie and Geoff Parr sitting on chairs, faces obscured], 35.7 x 29.5 cm, image

    aa - Performance No 6. [Julie and Geoff Parr sitting on chairs, faces obscured], 40.8 x 30 cm, sheet

    bb - Performance No 6. [bound body], 35.7 x 25.5 cm, image

    bb - Performance No 6. [bound body], 42 x 30.5 cm, sheet

    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.l. window mount [nos.a-bb], ink "...Mike Parr.../.../...April/ May 1979".

    Credit
    Purchased 1980
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    37.1980.a-bb
    Copyright
    © Mike Parr. Photograph by John Delacour

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    Artist information
    Mike Parr

    Works in the collection

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  • About

    Photographer: John Delacour

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 5 publications

Other works by Mike Parr

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