Matthew Barney, REPRESSIA, 1991
Matthew Barney, REPRESSIA, 1991; wrestling mat, Pyrex, cast petroleum wax and petroleum jelly, Olympic curl bar, cotton socks, sternal retractor, skeet, salt water pearl, petroleum jelly, and videos, 168 x 216 x 150 in. (426.72 x 548.64 x 381 cm); Fractional and promised gift of Norah and Norman Stone in honor of John Caldwell, Curator of Painting and Sculpture (1989–93); © Matthew Barney

Artwork Info

Artwork title
REPRESSIA
Artist name
Matthew Barney
Date created
1991
Classification
installation
Medium
wrestling mat, Pyrex, cast petroleum wax and petroleum jelly, Olympic curl bar, cotton socks, sternal retractor, skeet, salt water pearl, petroleum jelly, and videos
Dimensions
168 x 216 x 150 in. (426.72 x 548.64 x 381 cm)
Date acquired
1995
Credit
Fractional and promised gift of Norah and Norman Stone in honor of John Caldwell, Curator of Painting and Sculpture (1989–93)
Copyright
© Matthew Barney
Permanent URL
https://www.sfmoma.org/artwork/95.101
Artwork status
On view on floor 7 as part of The Campaign for Art: Contemporary Art

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