Sculpture, 150 x 70 x 70 cm.
©image: Syb'l. S. - Pictures
Collection: Collection M HKA, Antwerp (Inv. no. BK006913-002).
The combination of different elements , each with its specific connotation, forms one body with its base on a painter’s easel: a bust carved in wood (a self-portrait? a Jesus figure?), the easel, pieces of wood, and a painting of a Volkswagen. The unconventional way in which Jimmie Durham combines and juxtaposes them, mixing different categories of symbols and codes, creates new meaning.Add to your list
> Jimmie Durham.
> Exhibition: Jimmie Durham – A Matter of Life and Death and Singing. M HKA, Antwerpen, 25 May 2012 - 18 November 2012.
> Ensemble: Animal Skulls and Other Figures.
> Ensemble: Collectie Vlaamse Gemeenschap.
> Ensemble: JIMMIE DURHAM ENSEMBLE.
> Ensemble: Jimmie Durham 1980 - 1993.
> Ensemble: An Architecture for Art - Jimmie Durham.
> Ensemble: Jimmie Durham @M HKA.