Vito Acconci - Contemporary Art Part II New York Friday, May 15, 2009 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist

  • Catalogue Essay

    These are sketches associated with the steel canopy design realized above the plaza at the Canon Performing Arts Center, Memphis, TN, which was completed in 2003. 

Property sold to benefit The Children's Cancer and Blood Foundation


Roof like a Liquid Over the Plaza: Handsketches

Graphite, ink and felt-tipped ink marker on vellum, paper and tissue and c-prints with china marker laid on matboard in seven parts, including 31 total elements. 
3 1/2 x 5 in. (8.9 x 12.7 cm) - 11 1/2 x 19 1/4 in. (29.2 x 48.9 cm).
Signed, titled and dated "Roof like a Liquid Over the Plaza: Handsketches 01-03 Vito Acconci" lower left of panel mounted with c-prints. 

$10,000 - 15,000 

Contemporary Art Part II

15 May 2009, 10am
New York