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Kevin Atherton, b.1950

Time Piece1974

Time Piece is a 1974 work by Kevin Atherton. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumBlack and whole framed photograph, video recording
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Donation, 2016
Item NumberIMMA.4007
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
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Kevin Atherton, Time Piece, 1974, Black and whole framed photograph, video recording, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Donation, 2016

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Kevin Atherton b.1950

Kevin Atherton is an artist who works with performance and new media in sculptural contexts. A fine art educator, his is a time-based practice with an ongoing interest in the relationship between the real and the fictional. Since 1980s he has created many large scale public sculptural commissions. He was Head of the Department of Postgraduate Pathways in the Faculty of Fine Art in NCAD, Dublin and as such has influenced a whole generation of young artists.
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