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All That Rises Must Converge

Artist:
Barbara Chase-Riboud (American, born 1939)
Date:
1973
Medium:
Polished bronze, synthetic silk, and silk fiber
Dimensions:
108 × 42 × 24 in. (274.3 × 106.7 × 61 cm); Metal base: 35 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (90.2 × 44.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Hortense and William A. Mohr Sculpture Purchase Fund and Madeline Mohr Gift, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.265
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (right side of base): BCR 73
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. April 25–June 2, 1973.

Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden. Fall 1973.

Krefeld. Galerie and Edition Merian. "Chase-Riboud / Calderara," November 16–December 11, 1973, unnumbered cat.

Kunstverein Freiburg. "Chase-Riboud: Skulpturen, Zeichnungen," January 23–February 22, 1976.

Arles. Musée Réattu. July–September 1976.

Bronx Museum of the Arts. "3 Sculptors: Barbara Chase-Riboud, Melvin Edwards & Richard Hunt," 1979.

Long Island City. Institute for Art and Urban Resources. "Afro-American Abstraction," February 17–April 6, 1980 (lent by the artist, on extended loan to MMA).

Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Barbara Chase-Riboud: The Malcolm X Steles," September 14, 2013–January 20, 2014, no. 4 (as "All That Rises Must Converge / Gold").

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. "Barbara Chase-Riboud: The Malcolm X Steles," February 12–April 27, 2014, no. 4 (as "All That Rises Must Converge / Gold").

Ellen Handler Spitz in Barbara Chase-Riboud: The Malcolm X Steles. Ed. Carlos Basualdo. Exh. cat., Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, 2013, p. 101, colorpl. 4.



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