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  • In vain produced, all rays return, Evil will bless, and ice will burn, 2015

    Four Woodburytypes on copper mounting with electroformed copper, nickel and 24 carat gold in red oak frame, 11 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches (29.2 x 39.4 cm) each

    In vain produced, all rays return, Evil will bless, and ice will burn


    2015

    Four Woodburytypes on copper mounting with electroformed copper, nickel and 24 carat gold in red oak frame, 11 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches (29.2 x 39.4 cm) each

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  • Water Cast 5, 2015

    Cast bronze, 80 x 130 x 58 inches (203.2 x 330.2 x 147.3 cm)

    Water Cast 5


    2015

    Cast bronze, 80 x 130 x 58 inches (203.2 x 330.2 x 147.3 cm)

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  • Dredge and Water Cast 1, 2015

    Cast bronze, 55 x 144 x 223 inches (139.7 x 365.8 x 566.4 cm)

    Dredge and Water Cast 1


    2015

    Cast bronze, 55 x 144 x 223 inches (139.7 x 365.8 x 566.4 cm)

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  • Water Cast 13, 2015

    Cast bronze, 59 1/2 x 63 x 60 inches (151.1 x 160 x 152.4 cm)

    Water Cast 13


    2015

    Cast bronze, 59 1/2 x 63 x 60 inches (151.1 x 160 x 152.4 cm)

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  • Crown Zinc, 2014

    Gold-plated zinc, 16 1/2 x 57 x 28 inches (41.9 x 144.8 x 71.1 cm)

    Crown Zinc


    2014

    Gold-plated zinc, 16 1/2 x 57 x 28 inches (41.9 x 144.8 x 71.1 cm)

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  • Head of Irit-Heru-ru, 2014

    Cast zinc and salt, Plate: 1 1/2 x 86 3/4 x 44 1/2 inches (3.8 x 220.3 x 113 cm), Head: 7 1/8 x 8 1/8 x 15 inches (18 x 20.5 x 38 cm), Crowbar: 2 3/4 x 54 x 9 1/2 inches (7 x 137.2 x 24.1 cm)

    Head of Irit-Heru-ru


    2014

    Cast zinc and salt, Plate: 1 1/2 x 86 3/4 x 44 1/2 inches (3.8 x 220.3 x 113 cm), Head: 7 1/8 x 8 1/8 x 15 inches (18 x 20.5 x 38 cm), Crowbar: 2 3/4 x 54 x 9 1/2 inches (7 x 137.2 x 24.1 cm)

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  • Head of Tai-es Khen, 2014

    Cast Zinc and salt, Plate: 1 1/2 x 86 3/4 x 44 1/2 inches (3.8 x 220.3 x 113 cm), Head: 8 7/8 x 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches (22.5 x 26 x 31 cm), Crowbar: 2 3/4 x 54 x 9 1/2 inches (7 x 137.2 x 24.1 cm)
     

    Head of Tai-es Khen


    2014

    Cast Zinc and salt, Plate: 1 1/2 x 86 3/4 x 44 1/2 inches (3.8 x 220.3 x 113 cm), Head: 8 7/8 x 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches (22.5 x 26 x 31 cm), Crowbar: 2 3/4 x 54 x 9 1/2 inches (7 x 137.2 x 24.1 cm)
     

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  • Boat of Ra, 2014

    Wood, resin-bonded sand, steel, furniture, cast bronze and gold plated bronze

    132 x 600 x 288 inches (335.3 x 1524 x 731.5 cm)

     

    Boat of Ra


    2014

    Wood, resin-bonded sand, steel, furniture, cast bronze and gold plated bronze

    132 x 600 x 288 inches (335.3 x 1524 x 731.5 cm)

     

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    installation view
    detail view
  • Trans America, 2014

    Cast sulfur, epoxy resin and wood 

    36 x 120 x 170 inches (91.4 x 304.8 x 431.8 cm)

    Trans America


    2014

    Cast sulfur, epoxy resin and wood 

    36 x 120 x 170 inches (91.4 x 304.8 x 431.8 cm)

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    detail view
  • Canopic Chest, 2009 - 2011

    Cast bronze

    73 1/2 x 165 x 243 inches (186.7 x 419.1 x 617.2 cm) 

    Canopic Chest


    2009 - 2011

    Cast bronze

    73 1/2 x 165 x 243 inches (186.7 x 419.1 x 617.2 cm) 

    10 of 26
    detail view
  • Installation View: Matthew Barney "River of Fundament" at Haus der Kunst, Munich, 2014

    Installation View: Matthew Barney "River of Fundament" at Haus der Kunst, Munich


    2014
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  • Rouge Battery, 2014

    Cast copper and iron

    28 x 90 x 179 inches (71.1 x 228.6 x 454.7 cm)

    Rouge Battery


    2014

    Cast copper and iron

    28 x 90 x 179 inches (71.1 x 228.6 x 454.7 cm)

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    detail view
  • Sekhu, 2014

    Cast sulfur, salt, copper, bronze and brass

    Dimensions variable

    Sekhu


    2014

    Cast sulfur, salt, copper, bronze and brass

    Dimensions variable

    13 of 26
    detail view
  • Shaduf, 2014

    Cast brass

    144 x 120 x 180 inches (365.8 x 304.8 x 457.2 cm)

    Shaduf


    2014

    Cast brass

    144 x 120 x 180 inches (365.8 x 304.8 x 457.2 cm)

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    installation view
    detail view
  • 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)

    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)

    15 of 26
    installation view
    detail view
  • River of Fundament: Leaves of Grass, 2014

    Engraved brass in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.8 cm) framed

    River of Fundament: Leaves of Grass


    2014

    Engraved brass in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.8 cm) framed

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  • River of Fundament: Isis Rises On The Water, 2014

    Engraved brass and liver of sulfur in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 3/8 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.5 cm) framed

    River of Fundament: Isis Rises On The Water


    2014

    Engraved brass and liver of sulfur in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 3/8 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.5 cm) framed

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  • River of Fundament: Sawtooth National Monument, 2014

    Engraved brass in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.8 cm) framed

    River of Fundament: Sawtooth National Monument


    2014

    Engraved brass in brass frame

    14 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches (37.5 x 31.1 x 3.8 cm) framed

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  • River of Fundament: The Term of Norman I, 2014

    Engraved copper in copper frame

    20 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches (50.8 x 41.9 x 3.8 cm) framed

     

    River of Fundament: The Term of Norman I


    2014

    Engraved copper in copper frame

    20 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches (50.8 x 41.9 x 3.8 cm) framed

     

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  • River of Fundament: Crown Sulfur, 2014

    Engraved zinc in zinc frame

    20 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches (50.8 x 41.9 x 3.8 cm) framed

    River of Fundament: Crown Sulfur


    2014

    Engraved zinc in zinc frame

    20 x 16 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches (50.8 x 41.9 x 3.8 cm) framed

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  • Ancient Evenings: Khaibit Libretto, 2009

    Graphite and ink 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) overall installed

     

    Ancient Evenings: Khaibit Libretto


    2009

    Graphite and ink 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) overall installed

     

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    installation view
    detail view
  • 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)

    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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    installation view
  • 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)

    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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    installation view
  • CREMASTER 3, 2002

    Production still

    Photo: Chris Winget

    CREMASTER 3


    2002

    Production still

    Photo: Chris Winget

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  • 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)

    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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  • DRAWING RESTRAINT 5, 1989

    Documentation Still

    Photo: Michael Rees

    DRAWING RESTRAINT 5


    1989

    Documentation Still

    Photo: Michael Rees

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