Kiss and Tell by Richard Deacon

This sculpture asks to be approached and touched or even crawled through.

Details

Medium:
Epoxy, timber, plywood, & steel
Dimensions:
175 x 233 x 162 cm
Art Fund grant:
£8,000 ( Total: £35,000)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Lisson Gallery

The parts combine contrast and paradox: one open to light and air but massive; the other closed, ostensibly armour-plated but light. Separated, each would roll over.

Provenance

Richard Deacon.

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