Antony Gormley – OBJECT
7 September 2016 - 21 May 2017
Object, 1999 by Antony Gormley © Antony Gormley; Photo by Victoria Miller © National Portrait Gallery, London
Object 1999 on display in the Ondaatje Wing main hall from 7 September 2016
Fall 1999 on display in Room 32 from 5 October 2016 - 21 May 2017
Antony Gormley – OBJECT comprises a cast-iron life-size sculpture cast from the artist’s body suspended from the ceiling of the Ondaatje Wing main hall alongside Fall, a selection of drawings depicting a solitary figure occupying a void. The sculpture will occupy a position of maximum visibility from the ground floor and in passing as the visitor ascends the escalator to the Gallery’s second floor.
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