ONLINE AUCTION | PANDOLFINI AND ASSOCIAZIONE ARTE CONTINUA: CHARITY AUCTION FOR URBAN REFORESTATION

16 MAY  -  13 JUNE 2022
Timed auction, 1155
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JIMMIE DURHAM

Estimate
2.000 / 4.000
Auction closed
The lot was awarded at a value of: 2200 €  c.n.i.

JIMMIE DURHAM

(Houston, Texas 1940 - Berlino 2021)

Over the Mountain

2019

steel, glass, light fixture, cable
25x7x19 cm

multiple edition

 

Provenance

Artist's studio

 

Designed by Jimmie Durham for LABINAC.

Jimmie became fascinated with how more intensely light reflected from broken glass. And proceeded to break pieces of glass and carefully sand down the edges so that curious fingers could easily glide over them.

 

Bio

Jimmie Durham (1940-2021) was an American artist and activist.

Spanning between theater, performance and literature, his artistic practice is inextricably linked with political commitment, in particular for the rights of Native Americans.

 

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