00036082-3 "Mathers Department Store, Pasadena, 1971"

Object Details

Title:

00036082-3 "Mathers Department Store, Pasadena, 1971"

Artist/Maker:

Matthew Brandt (American, born 1982)

Culture:

American

Place:

Pasadena, California, United States, North America (Place created)

Date:

2013

Medium:

Gum bichromate print with dust from AT&T parking structure level 2

Dimensions:

110.5 × 143.5 cm (43 1/2 × 56 1/2 in.)

Copyright:

© Matthew Brandt, Source image courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection

Credit Line:

Gift of the artist and M+B

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The making of this print began with a photograph of a demolished building found in the archives of the Los Angeles Public Library. The artist recreated this image as a gum bichromate print using dust collected from the structure that currently occupies the site.

Exhibitions
Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography (April 14 to September 6, 2015)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), April 14 to September 6, 2015
Bibliography

Heckert, Virginia. Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2015), p. 174, pl. 82.