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Robin Rhode

Chalk Bicycle, 2011

Steel, chalk
44 1/10 × 72 9/10 × 24 2/5 in
112 × 185.2 × 62 cm
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location
Amsterdam
About the work
Galerie Fons Welters
Amsterdam
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The sculpture of a white chalk bike symbolizes a dream object from the artist’s youth. At school in …

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The sculpture of a white chalk bike symbolizes a dream object from the artist’s youth. At school in Johannesburg, where Rhode got his early education, the young pupils were forced by their senior pupils, as a kind of initiation rite, to interact with an object drawn on the bathroom walls with chalk stolen from the …

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photography by Gert Jan van Rooij
Robin Rhode
South African, b. 1976
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Working primarily in the streets of Johannesburg, Robin Rhode uses walls and sidewalks as the stage …

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Working primarily in the streets of Johannesburg, Robin Rhode uses walls and sidewalks as the stage for his exuberant, narrative interventions and performances. Captured in serial photographs and stop-motion videos, Rhode’s work explores urban youth culture, socioeconomic inequality, and outgrowths of …

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About the work
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Amsterdam
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The sculpture of a white chalk bike symbolizes a dream object from the artist’s youth. At school in …

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The sculpture of a white chalk bike symbolizes a dream object from the artist’s youth. At school in Johannesburg, where Rhode got his early education, the young pupils were forced by their senior pupils, as a kind of initiation rite, to interact with an object drawn on the bathroom walls with chalk stolen from the …

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photography by Gert Jan van Rooij
Robin Rhode
South African, b. 1976
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Working primarily in the streets of Johannesburg, Robin Rhode uses walls and sidewalks as the stage …

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Working primarily in the streets of Johannesburg, Robin Rhode uses walls and sidewalks as the stage for his exuberant, narrative interventions and performances. Captured in serial photographs and stop-motion videos, Rhode’s work explores urban youth culture, socioeconomic inequality, and outgrowths of …

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Robin Rhode

Chalk Bicycle, 2011

Steel, chalk
44 1/10 × 72 9/10 × 24 2/5 in
112 × 185.2 × 62 cm
Sold
location
Amsterdam
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