Miss Mao Trying to Poise Herself at the Top of Lenin's Head (Ace Museum (Los Angeles, CA) : Overall side view from the right, showing horizontal sections and gap around skull

Creator:
Gao, Qiang, 1962
Gao, Shen, 1956
Published/Created:
400 South La Brea Avenue, Ace Museum, Los Angeles, California, United States
ca. 2010
Physical Description:
20 ft (height, approximate)
Date Depicted:
12/29/2012
Materials:
stainless steel
Notes:
Previously exhibited at the Vancouver Sculpture Biennale (January 2010). With a vivid chrome finish, the metal sculpture is constructed from horizontal sections that were purposefully staggered, representing his broken legacy. Atop is a very playful inclu
Topics:
Sculpture -- China -- 21st century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Twenty-first century
Culture:
Chinese
Accession Number:
6A2-US-LA-MMT-A02
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
sculpture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
visual works; sculpture (visual work)
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Eight
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
12/29/2012 12:00:00 AM
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2013; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4654
OID:
10903922
PID:
digcoll:2314017