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Title

Revolving construction

(1957)


Artist

Margel Hinder

Australia

04 Jan 1906 - 29 May 1995


Details


Date

(1957)


Media categories

Sculpture , Time-based art


Materials used

wire and plastic


Dimensions

35.5 x 56.0 x 49.5 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1959


Location

Not on display


Accession number

SA1.1959


Artist information

Margel Hinder

Works in the collection

62


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 16 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 120 (colour illus.).

Ian Cornford, Look, 'Rediscovering Margel Hinder', pg. 42, Sydney, Jun 2014, 42 (colour illus.).

Ian Cornford, The sculpture of Margel Hinder, 'List of illustrations', pg. 6-7, Willoughby, 2013, 7, 96, 98 (colour illus.), 156.

Renée Free, Art and Australia (Vol. 18, No. 3), 'The Art of Frank and Margel Hinder, 1930 - 1980', pg. 241-248, Sydney, Autumn 1981, 247 (colour illus.).

Sioux Garside., Kinetic: The art of Ralph Balson, Grace Crowley, Rah Fizelle, Margel Hinder & Frank Hinder, 'Forward', Sydney, 2005, (colour illus.). cat.no. 3; not paginated

Denise Mimmocchi, The avant-garde icon: Russian avant-garde art and the icon painting tradition, 'Margel Hinder: Revolving construction 1957', pg. 70-71, London, 2008, 70, 71 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1959', Sydney, Apr 1960, 27 (illus.).

National Council of Women, An exhibition of women's achievements in the arts, New South Wales, 1960. cat.no. 78; Kindly lent by the AGNSW

Graeme Sturgeon, The development of Australian sculpture, 1788-1975, 'Chapter 9 - Up, Up and Away 1961-1970', pg. 149-194, London, 1978, 154, 155 (b&w illus.). no. 92; Margel Hinder, Revolving Construction, 1959. 'One of the rare attempts in Australian sculpture to incorporate the dynamic element of movement. As Hinder's delicate space-frame revolves, it presents to the spectator a series of intricate patterns'.

Daniel Thomas, Hemisphere, 'This month's cover', p. 37, Sydney, May 1963, front cover (colour illus.), 37 (colour illus.).

David Thomas, Frank and Margel Hinder Retrospective, Newcastle, 1973. cat.no. (Margel Hinder) 12

Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 2002, 158 (illus.).

Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 1995, 153 (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 18 Mar 1959.

Autumn Exhibition: Contemporary Art Society (1959), Sydney, 1959. cat.no. 83

Unknown (Editor), Sun-Herald, Sydney, 18 Mar 1958.