domingo, abril 23, 2006

 
Antony Gormley




HEAVY STONE IV 1982 stone Approx. 40 cm diam.




HEAVY STONE V 1982 stone Approx. 40 cm diam.




GRASP 1982 Blackstone 8 x 8 x 8 cm




MAN ROCK 1 1982 Portland Stone 60 x 80 x 60 cm




LAND, SEA AND AIR II 1982 Lead/fibreglass
Land (crouching) 45 x 103 x 5, Sea (standing) 191 x 50 x 32, Air (kneeling) 118 x 69 x 52 cm




THREE CALLS: PASS, CAST AND PLUMB 1983 - 84 Lead/fibreglass/plaster/air
Pass: 190 x 56 x 95 cm, Plumb: 70 x 57 x 74 cm, Cast: 101 x 68 x 66 cm




OUT OF THIS WORLD 1983 - 84 Lead/terracotta/plaster/fibreglass 140 x 85 x 140 cm




CHROMOSOME 1984 Lead/zinc/water 46 x 200 x 120 cm




MAN ASLEEP 1985 Lead/terracotta/fibreglass/air
Figure: 50 x 185 x 63 cm Terracotta: 14 x 14 cm




UNDER THE SUN 1983 - 85 Lead/terracotta/fibreglass/air Crocodile: 200 cm length




LEARNING TO THINK 1991 Lead, fibreglass, air 5 figures: each 173 x 56 x 31 cm, 68" x 22" x 12"




TESTING A WORLD VIEW 1993 Cast iron 5 figures: each 112 x 47 x 118 cm




EUROPEAN FIELD 1993 Terracotta Variable size: approx. 40 000 figures, each 8-26 cm high




HAVMANN 1994 Granite 10.1 x 3 x 1.90 m Installed at Mo i Rana, Norway

 
IS THAT ALL THERE IS?
Peggy Lee



SPOKEN:
I remember when I was a very little girl, our house caught on fire.
I'll never forget the look on my father's face as he gathered me up
in his arms and raced through the burning building out to the pavement.
I stood there shivering in my pijamas and watched the whole world go up in flames.
And when it was all over I said to myself, "Is that all there is to a fire?"

SUNG:
Is that all there is, is that all there is
If that's all there is my friends, then let's keep dancing
Let's break out the booze and have a ball
If that's all there is

SPOKEN:
And when I was 12 years old, my father took me to the circus, the greatest show on earth.
There were clowns and elephants and dancing bears
And a beautiful lady in pink tights flew high above our heads.
And as I sat there watching the marvelous spectacle
I had the feeling that something was missing.
I don't know what, but when it was over,
I said to myself, "Is that all there is to a circus?"

SUNG:
Is that all there is, is that all there is
If that's all there is my friends, then let's keep dancing
Let's break out the booze and have a ball
If that's all there is

SPOKEN:
Then I fell in love, with the most wonderful boy in the world.
We would take long walks by the river or just sit for hours gazing into each other's eyes.
We were so very much in love.
Then one day, he went away. And I thought I'd die -- but I didn't.
And when I didn't I said to myself, "Is that all there is to love?"

SUNG:
Is that all there is, is that all there is
If that's all there is my friends, then let's keep dancing

SPOKEN:
I know what you must be saying to yourselves.
If that's the way she feels about it why doesn't she just end it all?
Oh, no. Not me. I'm in no hurry for that final disappointment.
For I know just as well as I'm standing here talking to you,
when that final moment comes and I'm breathing my lst breath, I'll be saying to myself,

SUNG:
Is that all there is, is that all there is
If that's all there is my friends, then let's keep dancing
Let's break out the booze and have a ball
If that's all there is

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