January 28, 2010

west coast cool

excerpts from 'primary atmospheres - works from california 1960-1970'
the current exhibition at david zwirner gallery nyc (1.8.10 - 2.6.10)

peter alexander
green wedge 1969
cast polyester resin

larry bell
untitled 1966-67
glass, vaporized gold and chromium plated brass

larry bell
untitled 1969
mineral coated glass

larry bell
untitled 1968
vacuum coated glass

craig kaufman
untitled 1968
acrylic and lacquer on vacuum-formed plexiglas

craig kaufman
untitled 1969
acrylic and lacquer on plastic

john mccracken
red plank 1967
polyester resin, fiberglass, and plywood

john mccracken
think pink 1967
polyester resin, fiberglass and plywood

helen pashgian
untitled 1968-69
polyester resin and acrylic

james turrell
gard red 1968
light projection

james turrell
juke green 1968
light projection

(more james turrell at minimal exposition)

de wain valentine
triple disk red metal flake - black edge 1966
fiberglass reinforced polyester

doug wheeler
untitled 1969
acrylic, neon tubing, and wood

(more about doug wheeler)

laddie john dill
utitled 1969
glass, sand, wood, and argon with mercury


all photography via david zwirner.com

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