A hundred mile walk along a straight line in Australia
02 Jun 1945 -
3 gelatin silver photographs, pencil on board
3 photographs: each 39.5 x 58.0 cm image/sheet; board: 86.5 x 122.0 cm; 87.2 x 122.7 x 2.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Dated l.c. centre panel, red pencil "...1977".
John Kaldor Family Collection at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
Not on display
© Richard Long
Shown in 8 exhibitions
Richard Long: Outback, Lisson Gallery, London, 02 May 1978–20 May 1978
The British show:
- Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth 19 Feb 1985–24 Mar 1985
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 23 Apr 1985–09 Jun 1985
- Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane 05 Jul 1985–11 Aug 1985
- Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne 26 Sep 1985–05 Nov 1985
- National Art Gallery, Wellington, Wellington 05 Dec 1985–26 Jan 1986
Nature, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 18 Nov 1992–07 Feb 1993
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
Journey to now: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 18 Apr 2003–06 Jul 2003
Richard Long: Heaven and Earth, Tate Britain, England, 03 Jun 2009–06 Sep 2009
40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Oct 2009–14 Feb 2010
Referenced in 11 publications
Nicholas Baume, From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 39 (illus.), 85. illustration of central panel only
Anthony Bond, John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Richard Long', pg.132-149, Sydney, 2011, 138-39 (illus.). illustration on page 138 is a detail
Anthony Bond, 40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, 'An Australian Odyssey: connecting to international contemporary art', pg.25-29, Sydney, 2009, 26, 136, 137 (illus.), 138. illustration on page 137 is a detail
Anthony Bond OAM and William Wright AM, The British show, Sydney, 1985, (illus.).
Anthony Bond OAM (Curator), Landmarks, Katoomba, 2017, 21.
Adam Free, Journey to now: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Adelaide, 2003, 61.
Rudi Fuchs, Richard Long, New York, 1986, 61 (illus.).
Kunstverein Hannover, Richard Long: every grain of sand, 1999. unpaginated
Richard Long, A straight hundred mile walk in Australia, Sydney, 1977, (illus.). unpaginated
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Richard Long, Eindhoven, 1979. unpaginated
Tate Britain, Richard Long: Heaven and Earth, 2009, 89 (illus.). illustration of central panel only