Abraham Palatnik Kinechromatic Apparatus S-14 1957-58

  • MoMA, Floor 3, 3 East The Robert B. Menschel Galleries
Medium
Wood, metal, synthetic fabric, lightbulbs, and motor
Dimensions
31 1/2 x 23 5/8 x 7 7/8" (80 x 60 x 20 cm)
Credit
Latin American and Caribbean Fund through a gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros in honor of Marnie Pillsbury
Object number
1150.2008
Copyright
© 2020 Abraham Palatnik
Department
Painting and Sculpture

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Provenance

The artist.
? - 2008, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York, and Caracas.
2008, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.

Exhibition history

Newark Museum, "Constructive Spirit: Abstract Art in South and North America, 1920s-50s", February 16 - May 23, 2010

Palm Springs Art Museum, "Kinesthesia: Latin American Kinetic Art, 1954-1969", August 25, 2017 - January 15, 2018

MoMA Exh. #2424: "Sur moderno: Journeys of Abstraction—The Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Gift", 3rd Floor, 3 East, October 21, 2019 - removed November 4, 2019; added December 12, 2019 -

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