Free Essence 6 by Niyoko Ikuta

This work was purchased as part of Art Fund Collect at the Craft Council's international fair Collect.

Details

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
35 x 46 x 29 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,700 ( Total: £5,700)
Acquired in:
2009
Vendor:
Yufuku Gallery

Art Fund Collect as a competitive challenge where shortlisted curators of public collections had just one hour to choose an object for their museum or gallery's permanent collection, ahead of private collectors. The V&A was among the ten shortlisted institutions and this work was purchased outright by the Art Fund. This twisted, spiralling object consists of thin sheets of plate glass layered to trap the light.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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