Matthew Barney

  • Matthew Barney, DJED
    DJED, 2009-2011

    Cast iron and graphite block

    20 1/4 x 406 x 399 inches (50.2 x 1031.2 x 1013.5 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, RIVER ROUGE: Lapis Cupola
    RIVER ROUGE: Lapis Cupola, 2011

    Lapis lazuli on paper in painted steel frame

    14 5/16 x 11 5/16 x 1 1/2 inches (36.4 x 28.7 x 3.8 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, Sekhem: Isis
    Sekhem: Isis, 2008

    Graphite on paper in polyethylene frame

    14 1/4 x 11 3/4 x 1 1/4 inches (36.2 x 29.8 x 3.2 cm) 

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  • Matthew Barney, DRAWING RESTRAINT 9: Nisshin Maru
    DRAWING RESTRAINT 9: Nisshin Maru, 2005

    4 C-prints in self-lubricating plastic frames

    Panel 1, 2, and 4 of 4:  41-1/2 x 33 x 1-1/2 inches each (105.4 x 83.8 x 3.8 cm each) 

    Panel 3 of 4:  53 x 43 x 1-1/2 inches (134.6 x 109.2 x 3.8 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, The Cabinet of Nisshin Maru
    The Cabinet of Nisshin Maru, 2006

    Cast polycaprolactone thermoplastic, and self-lubricating plastic in acrylic vitrine

    54 1/2 x 54 1/8 x 66 1/2 inches (138.4 x 137.5 x 168.9 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, Isis and Osiris
    Isis and Osiris, 2008

    Lapis lazuli and gold leaf on July 16, 1973 issue of Time Magazine, in polyethylene frame

    14 x 11 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches (35.6 x 28.6 x 3.2 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, DRAWING RESTRAINT 17
    DRAWING RESTRAINT 17, 2010

    Production Still

    Photo: Hugo Glendinning

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  • Matthew Barney, Ancient Evenings: Sekhem Libretto
    Ancient Evenings: Sekhem Libretto, 2009

    Graphite on paperback copy of Ancient Evenings by Norman Mailer, on carved salt base, in nylon and acrylic vitrine

    15 1/2 x 13 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches (39.4 x 34.9 x 37.5 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, RIVER ROUGE: Axis Mound
    RIVER ROUGE: Axis Mound, 2011

    Ink and sulfur on paper in painted steel frame

    11 3/8 x 14 3/8 x 1 5/8 inches (28.9 x 36.5 x 4.1 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, Guardian of the Veil: The Bonds that Gag My Mouth Have Been Loosed by My City-God
    Guardian of the Veil: The Bonds that Gag My Mouth Have Been Loosed by My City-God, 2007

    Ink on paper in polyethylene frame

    10 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches (27.3 x 32.4 cm) 

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  • Matthew Barney, DRAWING RESTRAINT 13: Instrument of Surrender
    DRAWING RESTRAINT 13: Instrument of Surrender, 2006

    Silver gelatin, chlorobromide print in self-lubricating plastic frame

    15 x 12 5/8 x 1 1/4 inches (38.1 x 32.1 x 3.2 cm)

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  • Matthew Barney, CREMASTER 3
    CREMASTER 3, 2002

    Production still

    Photo: Chris Winget

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  • Matthew Barney, DRAWING RESTRAINT 5
    DRAWING RESTRAINT 5, 1989

    Documentation Still

    Photo: Michael Rees

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