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“White Room” 2001, by acclaimed Conceptualist sculptor Tony Feher, exemplifies the artist’s career long aesthetic of sculptural creations made from found materials. “White Room” arranges common water bottles filled with isopropyl alcohol into a poetic burst of fluidity and light, suspended from the ceiling by steel wire. The work is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity signed, dated, and stamped by the artist, and two pages of diagrams by the artist with handwritten installation instructions. Dimensions of the work vary with installation but is approximately 54 inches from top of chain and 21 inches in diameter.

Tony Feher (b. 1956, Albuquerque, NM) received his BA from the University of Texas at Austin. He lives and works in New York City. There is currently a major 25 year survey of Feher’s work until February 16, 2014 at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, before traveling to the Akron Art Museum until August 17, 2014. The survey exhibition was previously installed at Des Moines Art Center (May 11 – September 2, 2012), Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston (October 13, 2012 – March 31st, 2012), and deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum (May 24 – September 16, 2013).

Selected Public Collections:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY
The Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
Art Institute of Chicago
The Baltimore Museum of Art
Dallas Museum of Art
La Coléccion Jumex, Mexico City
the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

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Provenance:
  • D'Amelio Terras Gallery, NY; Private Collection, NY.
  • Pickup Location: New York, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 54 x 21 x 21 in. (137.16 x 53.34 x 53.34 cm.)
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