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Title

The fertilization of Drako Vülen's cheese pizza

1975


Artist

Tom Arthur

Australia, United States of America

14 May 1946 -


Details


Date

1975


Media categories

Sculpture , Installation


Materials used

wood, brass, glass, silk, neon, sand


Dimensions

340.0 x 720.0 x 480.0 cm overall dimensions


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1975


Location

Not on display


Accession number

50.1975


Artist information

Tom Arthur

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 17 publications

Bibliography


Diana Fisher, Sunday telegraph, 'Talkabout', Sydney, 13 Apr 1975, unknown. NOTE: There is a photo of Tom Arthur and his wife, Sandra at a private preview of 'Project 3: Objects' exhibition.

Suzi Gablik, Art in America, 'Report from Australia', pg. 29-47, New York, Jan 1981, 33.

Frances Lindsay., The entire contents of a gentleman's room: Tom Arthur, 'Forward', Melbourne, 1987. not paginated

Robert Lindsay., Survey 10: Tom Arthur, 'Tom Arthur', Melbourne, 1979, (illus.). cat.no. 5; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales; not paginated

Robert Lindsay, Art and Australia [vol. 13, no. 3], 'W.Thomas Arthur', pg. 152-159, Sydney, Oct 1976-Dec 1976, 131, 155-156, 157 (colour illus.).

Sandra McGrath, The Australian, 'ART:.... Too Fragile to survive', Sydney, 03 May 1975, unknown. NOTE: Review of Project 3: 'Object' exhibition held at the AGNSW.

Denise Mimmocchi, Look, 'Is it a plane? Is it a bird? Is it ... ?: Read on to find out', pg. 14-15, Sydney, Sep 2008, 14 (illus.), 15 (colour illus.). NOTE: Article promoting the focus room exhibition.

Denise Mimmocchi., Tom Arthur: The fertization of Drako Vulen's cheese pizza, 'The metamorphoses of being Tom Arthur: The fertilization of Drako Vullen's cheese pizza', Sydney, 2008, cover (colour illus.), 2 (colour illus.). not paginated

W.E. Pidgeon., Sunday telegraph, 'Art: ... Galactic designs', Sydney, 27 Apr 1975, unknown. NOTE: Review of Project 3 exhibition.

Stephanie Wallace, The Melbourne Times, 'Space versus reason', pg. 9, Fitzroy, 03 Oct 1979, 9.

W. Thomas Arthur: The Fertilization of Drako Vulen's Cheese Pizza, Sydney, 1975, (illus.). NOTE: Extract from Project 3: Objects exhibition catalogue.

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 2008–09, 'Exhibitions and audiences', pg. 33-43, Sydney, 2009, 40 (colour illus.). Focus room

Ken Scarlett, Australian sculptors, Melbourne, 1980, 26 (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1975, Sydney, 1977, 54 (illus.).

The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 07 Apr 1975.

The Australian financial review, 'Saleroom: Fertilisation of Drako Vulen's Cheese Pizza', Sydney, 03 Apr 1975, unknown. Review of AGNSW installation.

Project 3: Objects, Sydney, 1975. cat.no. 23; Collection of the artist.