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Richard Deacon
For Those Who Have Eyes, 1983

Artwork Info

Artwork title
For Those Who Have Eyes
Artist name
Richard Deacon
Date created
1983
Classification
sculpture
Medium
stainless steel
Dimensions
60 in. x 60 in. x 78 in. (152.4 cm x 152.4 cm x 198.12 cm)
Credit
Collection SFMOMA
The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Copyright
© Richard Deacon
Permanent URL
https://www.sfmoma.org/artwork/FC.445.2
Artwork Status
Not on view at this time.

British artist Richard Deacon offers a tour of his studio and explains why he thinks of himself as a “fabricator,” a word that conveys his role as both a sculptor and a storyteller. He provides insight into his artistic process and delves into his ideas about materials, language, and form.

Related ideas:
Fred Wilson’s culturally-charged collections: https://youtu.be/k1hrrIpCJbI
Petah Coyne’s language of materials: https://youtu.be/sDpSJcv7Rbs

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