Martin Creed Plays Chicago

Installations of Half the air in a given space

Posted September 18, 2012

Hyde Park Art Center installation of Half the air in a given space:

 

Martin Creed. Work No. 1190, Half the air in a given space, 2011. Gold balloons. Multiple parts, each balloon 16 in. (40.6 cm) diameter; overall dimensions variable. Installation view, Hyde Park Art Center, 2012. Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

 

Martin Creed. Work No. 1190, Half the air in a given space, 2011. Gold balloons. Multiple parts, each balloon 16 in. (40.6 cm) diameter; overall dimensions variable. Installation view, Hyde Park Art Center, 2012. Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

 

Garfield Park Conservatory installation of Half the air in a given space:

 

Martin Creed. Work No. 210, Half the air in a given space, 1999. White balloons. Multiple parts, each balloon 16 in. diameter; overall dimensions variable. Installation view, Garfield Park Conservatory, 2012. Private Collection, Vienna, Austria. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

 

Martin Creed. Work No. 210, Half the air in a given space, 1999. White balloons. Multiple parts, each balloon 16 in. diameter; overall dimensions variable. Installation view, Garfield Park Conservatory, 2012. Private Collection, Vienna, Austria. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago