Spondylitis Necklace by Adam Paxon

Paxon has focused on the use of internal mirrored surfaces to draw the viewer, and the wearer, in to the piece.


Details

Medium:
Acrylic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 31.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,400 ( Total: £3,630)
Acquired in:
2004
Vendor:
Contemporary Applied Arts

Spondylitis is a form of arthritis that can cause the vertebrae to fuse together. In reference to this the 'intervertebral' linking joints of the necklace are much more heavily worked and coloured than the orbs themselves.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

mima, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art Centre Square, MIDDLESBROUGH Cleveland TS1 2AZ 01642 726720 www.visitmima.com

Entry details

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