A set of 10 butterflies, made from found aluminum cans, which are cut and then covered with gold leaf. The cans are often found, crushed, on the street. Any wrinkles, tear, or wear in the aluminum is intentional.

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Paul Villinski
Memo (Sun)

2015

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A set of 10 butterflies, made from found aluminum cans, which are cut and then covered with gold leaf. The cans are often found, crushed, on the street. Any wrinkles, tear, or wear in the aluminum is intentional. The butterflies are modeled after real species of butterflies, some of which are endangered or extinct. Can easily be arranged and installed yourself, based on your own layout or on a diagram supplied by the artist. Installation instructions provided. Dimensions are variable.

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  • Period
  • Dimensions
    H 30 in. x W 20 in.H 76.2 cm x W 50.8 cm
  • Gallery Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU1774744132
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