Tony Oursler

American (New York City, New York, 1957)


video installation | cloth, blown glass, and video projection
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  • Asphyxiation

    Tony Oursler, Asphyxiation, 1995; cloth, blown glass, and video projection, 6 in. x 23 1/2 in. x 7 in. (15.24 cm x 59.69 cm x 17.78 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Tony Oursler

6 in. x 23 1/2 in. x 7 in. (15.24 cm x 59.69 cm x 17.78 cm)
Acquired 1997
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Tony Oursler


faces, video, projection

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