Michael Stevenson. The Fountain of Prosperity (Answers to Some Questions About Bananas). 2006

Michael Stevenson The Fountain of Prosperity (Answers to Some Questions About Bananas) 2006

  • Not on view
Plexiglass, steel, brass, aluminium, rubber, cork, string, concrete, dyed water, pumps and fluorescent lamps
96 7/16 × 61 13/16 × 43 11/16" (245 × 157 × 111 cm)
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund in honor of Gonzalo Parodi
Object number
© 2021 Michael Stevenson Digital image: © 2021 Regen Projects, Los Angeles. Photo: Brian Forrest
Media and Performance
Research in progress; information about this work may be incomplete.

Michael Stevenson, 2006
Vilma Gold Gallery, London
Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York and Caracas, 2011
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2017

Exhibition history

San Francisco, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, "c/o the Central Bank of Guatemala", November 28, 2006 - February 24, 2007

London, Vilma Gold, "Some Answers to a few Questions about Bananas", July 13 - August 12, 2007

London, Tate Modern, "The Irresistible Force", September 20 - November 25, 2007

Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, "MICHAEL STEVENSON", April 5 - June 19, 2008

Toronto, The Power Plant, "Not Quite How I Remember It", June 7 - September 1, 2008

Gothenburg, Göteborgs Konsthall, "History Acts", October 25, 2008 - January 11, 2009

Karlsruhe, Zentrum für Kunst und Medien, "The Global Contemporary, Kunstwelten nach 1989", September 17, 2011 - February 19, 2012

Geneva, Salon International d'art, "Magic Love Trade Objects", May 24 - 27, 2012

New York, SculptureCenter, "Viewing Room: Michael Stevenson", July 6 - August 3, 2015

Los Angeles, Regen Projects, "Primordial Saber Tararear Proverbiales Sílabas Tonificantes Para Sublevar Tecnocracias Pero Seguir Tenazmente Produciendo Sociedades Tántricas", September 9 - October 28, 2017


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