Richard Deacon
For Those Who Have Eyes, 1983

Artwork Info

Artwork title
For Those Who Have Eyes
Artist name
Richard Deacon
Date created
stainless steel
60 in. x 60 in. x 78 in. (152.4 cm x 152.4 cm x 198.12 cm)
Collection SFMOMA
The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
© Richard Deacon
Permanent URL
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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