Description

    THE ART GUYS (American, 20th Century)
    Study for Ladder Wheel
    Mixed media on paper
    22-1/2 x 29-1/2 inches (57.2 x 74.9 cm) (sheet)

    PROVENANCE:
    Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas.

    FROM THE PROPERTY OF THE BELO COLLECTION

    The Art Guys, Michael Galbreth and Jack Massing, work across media, creating everything from more traditional drawings and sculptures to avant-garde video, installation, and performance pieces. They are especially well known for their staged performances and public spectacles, often using experimental materials and atypical settings such as movie theaters, restaurants, and grocery stores. These practices are meant to push the boundaries of art and its accessibility to everyday people. The Art Guys have been included in group and solo exhibitions at museums across the country, including The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Tampa Museum of Art.


    Condition Report*:

    Paper has slipped from the hinges on the top edge. Scattered areas of light/moderate surface dirt. Not examined outside of frame. Framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 25.5 X 32.75 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    18th Saturday
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