Michael Stevenson, “The gift” (from ‘Argonauts of the Timor Sea’) 2004–06.
Aluminium, wood, rope, bamboo, tar, World War Two parachute and National Geographic magazines.
Purchased 2007. The Queensland Government’s Gallery of Modern Art Acquisitions Fund Collection: Queensland Art Gallery Queensland Art Gallery
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
6 April–19 June 2011
Michael Stevenson, a New Zealand artist based in Berlin, has been described as an ‘anthropologist of the avant-garde’. This exhibition is the first survey of his work.
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