John Baldessari sculpture - Camel (Albino) Contemplating Needle (Large)


Camel (Albino) Contemplating Needle (Large), 2013
fiberglass, aluminum, stainless steel, acrylic and paint
camel: 107 x 32 x 106 inches (271.7 x 81.2 x 269.2 cm)
needle: 126 x 5 x 5 inches (320 x 13 x 13 cm)
edition of 3

Winter 2015: Collected Works, Rennie Collection at Wing Sang, 2016
Animality, Marian Goodman Gallery, London, 2016
Learning to Read with John Baldessari, Fundación Jumex, 2017
About the Artist
John Baldessari (b. 1931, National City, CA) attended San Diego State University and did post-graduate work at Otis Art Institute, Chouinard Art Institute and the University of California at Berkeley. He taught at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA from 1970 - 1988 and the University of California at Los Angeles from 1996 - 2007.

Baldessari's artwork has been featured in more than 200 solo exhibitions and in over 1000 group exhibitions in the U.S. and Europe. His practice also includes artist books, videos, films, billboards and public works. Recent projects include the traveling career retrospective John Baldessari: Pure Beauty (2009-2011), and release of the John Baldessari Catalogue RaisonnéVolumes 1-3, with Yale University Press.


Available works
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