Details & Cataloguing

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Doug Aitken
B. 1968
stainless steel mirrors, aluminium, motors and wood
162.5 by 309.5 by 25.5 cm. 64 by 121 7/8 by 10 in.
Executed in 2006, this work is number 4 from an edition of 4.
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Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2008


New York, 303 Gallery, Doug Aitken, February - March 2007 (ed. no. unknown)

Catalogue Note

“To create artwork is a strange system where part of it is intuition, part of it is muscle memory, and part of it is curiosity. You’re constantly weaving these things across each other, and that creates the path for experimentation, or trying to create a new language within a work.”

Doug Aitken cited in: Emerson Rosenthal, ‘Experience Now: A Conversation with Doug Aitken’, Vice, online.

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