Reena Spaulings. The Bricks. 2006

Reena Spaulings The Bricks 2006

  • Not on view

Reena Spaulings is a fictional artist and art dealer and literary persona. Under her name, several artists conceived and executed this painting, which features a crudely rendered brick–and–mortar pattern, The motif was inspired by the Lower East Side neighborhood in New York, where the Reena Spaulings gallery was first located. Because the birck pattern covers both sides of the unstretched canvas, this work can be displayed in a number of ways: folded, open, lying on the floor, draped over objects, hung as backdrop, or in a combination of these options, as seen here.

Gallery label from Here Is Every. Four Decades of Contemporary Art, September 10, 2008–March 23, 2009.
Medium
Synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions
8 x 40' (243.8 x 1219.2 cm)
Credit
Fund for the Twenty-First Century
Object number
461.2007
Department
Painting and Sculpture

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