Ursula von Rydingsvard
Czara z Bąbelkami, 2006

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Czara z Bąbelkami
Artist name
Ursula von Rydingsvard
Date created
202 in. × 125 in. × 74 in. (513.08 cm × 317.5 cm × 187.96 cm)
Date acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Joanne and Jeffrey Klein
© Ursula von Rydingsvard
Permanent URL
Artwork status
On view on floor 5 as part of the Rooftop Sculpture Garden installation through December 31, 2025.

Sculptor Ursula von Rydingsvard discusses the construction of her monumental work Czara z Babelkami (2006), on view in SFMOMAs fifth-floor sculpture garden. She reflects on how her sculptural practices relate to her family’s history as Polish peasant farmers and World War II refugees, describing a dark past that is still running through her blood.

Audio Guide

The artist on how childhood memories influenced her monumental sculpture

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