Matthew Barney

American (San Francisco, California, 1967)

Transexualis

1991
installation | walk-in cooler, formed and cast petroleum jelly decline bench, human chorionic gonadotropin, speculum, self-lubricating plastic flight blocks with videotapes: "Mile High Threshold: Flight with the Anal Sadistic Warrior" and "Delay of Game"
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  • Transexualis

    Matthew Barney, Transexualis, 1991; walk-in cooler, formed and cast petroleum jelly decline bench, human chorionic gonadotropin, speculum, self-lubricating plastic flight blocks with videotapes: "Mile High Threshold: Flight with the Anal Sadistic Warrior" and "Delay of Game", 102 in. x 162 1/4 in. x 139 1/4 in. (259.08 cm x 412.12 cm x 353.7 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund: gift of Collectors Forum, Byron R. Meyer, Norah and Norman Stone, and Mr. and Mrs. Brooks Walker, Jr.; © Matthew Barney


102 in. x 162 1/4 in. x 139 1/4 in. (259.08 cm x 412.12 cm x 353.7 cm)
Acquired 1991
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund: gift of Collectors Forum, Byron R. Meyer, Norah and Norman Stone, and Mr. and Mrs. Brooks Walker, Jr.
© Matthew Barney
91.97.A-NN

Tags

fitness, refrigerators, bodily fluids, Vaseline, benches, cold


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