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Cornelia Parker

Stolen Thunder Ill (Red Spot), 2015

Digital pigment print in colours
33 3/5 × 33 1/5 in
85.4 × 84.3 cm
Edition 93/100
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Number 93/100, on 300gsm Somerset Photo Satin paper, the full sheet, framed

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Cornelia Parker
British, b. 1956
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Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence since the 1980s, working in mediums that range from sculpture, installation, and works on paper, to photographs composed out of manipulated found objects and images. She has flattened silver tea sets and other objects with a steamroller and hung them from the ceiling; and cast sidewalk cracks in bronze to create evocative, minimalist sculptures. Among her best-known works is Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View (1991), for which she had the British army blow up a garden shed, whose fragmented pieces she displayed suspended and dramatically lit from within. Her work is “constantly unstable, in flux; leant against a wall, hovering, or so fragile it might collapse,” as Parker describes it. “It is a universal condition, that of vulnerability. We don’t have solid, fixed lives; we’re consistently dealing with what life throws at us.”

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Sworders

Property Subject to the Artist's Resale Right (see Conditions of Sale for further information)

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Property Subject to the Artist's Resale Right (see Conditions of Sale for further information)

Number 93/100, on 300gsm Somerset Photo Satin paper, the full sheet, framed

Medium
Print
Cornelia Parker
British, b. 1956
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Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence since the 1980s, working in mediums that range from sculpture, installation, and works on paper, to photographs composed out of manipulated found objects and images. She has flattened silver tea sets and other objects with a steamroller and hung them from the ceiling; and cast sidewalk cracks in bronze to create evocative, minimalist sculptures. Among her best-known works is Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View (1991), for which she had the British army blow up a garden shed, whose fragmented pieces she displayed suspended and dramatically lit from within. Her work is “constantly unstable, in flux; leant against a wall, hovering, or so fragile it might collapse,” as Parker describes it. “It is a universal condition, that of vulnerability. We don’t have solid, fixed lives; we’re consistently dealing with what life throws at us.”

Cornelia Parker

Stolen Thunder Ill (Red Spot), 2015

Digital pigment print in colours
33 3/5 × 33 1/5 in
85.4 × 84.3 cm
Edition 93/100
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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