Christine Corday engages a materials practice as artist with the evolving human scale of perception and fundamental forces. She works with temperature, material states, elemental metals as well as creates further medium often in artist-led collaborations with international scientists and science organizations.

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PROTOIST SERIES

 

Weathering Alloy Steel

156 x 40 x 11 in. / 4,800 lbs

 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Exhibition: Protoist Series, Selected Forms

December 13 2014 - April 5 2015

 

This series investigates the material through distinctive cuts suspending elemental medium at a moment between melt and cut as well as between sensory stimulus and definiton.

 

The surface of Protoist Forms are created by the additive rust from the oils/acids of the human hand as well as the subtractive removal of surface memory by the very same touch.

 

Director: Michael Govan

Curator: Franklin Sirmans, Holly Harrison

Sponsor: Lannan Foundation

In Kind Support: Christopher Powers, KC Fabrications

 

 

Image Credit: ©2015 MUSEUM ASSOCIATES / LACMA

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