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Tightrope 5.1

Artist:
Elias Sime (Ethiopian, born 1968)
Date:
2009–14
Medium:
Reclaimed electrical wire on panel
Dimensions:
10 ft. 10 1/4 in. × 93 1/4 in. (330.8 × 236.9 cm)
Classification:
Assemblages
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2016
Accession Number:
2016.38.1–.83
Rights and Reproduction:
© Elias Sime
Not on view
the artist, Addis Ababa (until 2016; sold through James Cohan Gallery, New York to MMA)

New York. James Cohan Gallery. "Elias Sime," September 10–October 17, 2015, no catalogue.

Alex Allenchey. "In Sprawling Panels, Ethiopian Artist Elias Sime Recycles the First World's Circuit Boards." Artsy. October 1, 2015.

Bansie Vasvani. "Elias Sime at James Cohan Gallery." Arte Fuse. September 17, 2015, ill. (color).



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