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Title

Wrapped Vestibule, Project for the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

1990


Artist

Christo

Bulgaria, United States of America

13 Jun 1935 -


About

This collage documents a second Kaldor Public Art Project with Christo in which the Art Gallery of New South Wales' entire entrance vestibule was covered and bound in white drop-cloth and rope.


Details


Date

1990


Media category

Collage


Materials used

collage: photograph by Tim Marshall, pencil, charcoal, enamel paint, wax crayon


Dimensions

35.5 x 28.0 cm sheet; 36.2 x 28.7 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.r., black fibre-tipped pen "Christo 1990".


Credit

John Kaldor Family Collection


Location

Not on display


Accession number

L2012.230


Artist information

Christo

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Sophie Forbat, John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Christo', pg.62-77, Sydney, 2011, 64, 76 (colour illus.).

Anthony Bond OAM (Curator), Landmarks, Katoomba, 2017, 9 (colour illus.), 20.

From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 13 (illus.), 83.

Nicholas Baume (Editor), Christo. John Kaldor Art Project, 1990, Sydney, 1990, 100 (colour illus.). cat.no.53