How a Sculpture by Felix Gonzalez-Torres Traveled around New York

Home » NewsBlog » How a Sculpture by Felix Gonzalez-Torres Traveled around New York

How a Sculpture by Felix Gonzalez-Torres Traveled around New York

Felix Gonzalez-Torres, "Untitled" (Public Opinion), 1991. Black rod licorice candies individually wrapped in cellophane, endless supply, ideal weight: 700 lbs (317.5 kg), dimensions variable. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Purchased with funds contributed by the Louis and Bessie Adler Foundation, Inc., and the National Endowment for the Arts Museum Purchase Program 91.3969 © The Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation. Installation view: Lenka Clayton and Jon Rubin: . . . circle through New York, Jus Broadcasting, Astoria, Queens, June 1–30, 2017. Photo: Kristopher McKay

Curator Nat Trotman talks about how a Felix Gonzalez-Torres sculpture made from individually-wrapped licorice candy was installed in a church, a pet store, a high school, a TV studio, and a research institute.

Powered by WPeMatico

2017-09-01T12:03:19+00:00