marianne boesky gallery
SANFORD BIGGERS
  • Blossom, 2007
    Steel, Zoopoxy, silk leaves, piano with MIDI system, piano bench, dirt
    144 x 216 x 180 inches  365.8 x 548.6 x 457.2 cm

  • Lotus, 2007
    Steel, etched glass, and colored LED's
    96 x 96 x 2 inches  243.8 x 243.8 x 5.1 cm

  • Installation View

    Grain of Emptiness, Rubin Museum of Art, 2010

    Photography Credit: David de Armas

  • Installation View

    Selah, Boesky East, 2017

    Photography Credit: Object Studies

  • The Tyranny of Mirrors, 2017

    Antique quilts, fabric, silver leaf

    75 x 73 inches  190.5 x 185.4 cm

  • BAM (Seated Warrior Queen), 2017

    Bronze with black patina

    40 x 5 x 6 inches  101.6 x 12.7 x 15.2 cm  

    HD video

    Total runtime: 42 seconds

    Unique in a series of three

  • Installation View

    Selah, Boesky East, 2017

    Photography Credit: Object Studies

  • Witness, 2016

    Sequins, canvas, fabric, tar, glitter, polystyrene, Aquaresin

    Wall dimensions: 165 x 66 inches 419.1 x 167.6 cm 

    Sculpture: 20 x 16 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches 50.8 x 41.9 x 22.9 cm

    (SB.12609)

  • Ooo Oui, 2017
    Textiles, fabric, antique quilt fragment, sequins
    60 x 74 3/4 inches  152.4 x 189.9 cm

  • Egypt 80, 2017
    Assorted textiles, gold leaf, acrylic
    18 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches  46.4 x 46.4 cm
    Framed: 25 1/4 x 25 1/4 inches 64.1 x 64.1 cm

  • BAM (for Jordan), 2017

    Bronze with silver nitrate patina

    12 x 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches  30.5 x 18.4 x 11.4 cm  

    HD video

    Total runtime: 38 seconds

    Unique in a series of three

  • Chorus for Paul Mooney, 2017
    Antique quilt, fabric, spray paint, acrylic, fabric treated paint
    75 x 77 inches  190.5 x 195.6 cm

  • The Master of Vagaries, 2017
    Antique quilt, fabric, arcylic, on archival paper
    46 7/8 x 40 7/8 inches 119.1 x 103.8 cm
    Framed: 54 1/4 x 43 1/4 inches 137.8 x 109.9 cm

  • Still from BAM (for Michael), 2015

    HD video

    Duration: 1 minute, 22 seconds

     

  • Riverside, 2017
    Fabric, acrylic, gold leaf on archival paper
    Diptych, each: 18 1/4 x 18 9/10 inches 48.3 x 50 cm
    Framed: 25 1/4 x 25 7/8 inches 64.2 x 65.8 cm

  • BAM (for Philando), 2016
    Bronze with silver nitrate patina
    30 x 9 x 8 3/4 inches  76.2 x 22.9 x 22.2 cm

  • Selah, 2017
    Antique quilt fragments, sequins, aquaresin, steel
    130 1/4 x 38 x 38 inches  330.8 x 96.5 x 96.5 cm

  • New Rules, 2017

    Antique quilt, birch plywood, gold leaf

    37 x 26 x 13 inches  94 x 66 x 33 cm

  • Combahee, 2017
    Fabric, acrylic, tar, glitter, on archival paper
    36 5/8 x 36 7/8 inches 93 x 93.7 cm
    Framed: 43 3/4 x 44 inches 111.2 x 11.8 cm

  • Fool's Puzzle, 2017
    Antique quilt, plywood, gold leaf
    62 x 32 x 16 inches  157.5 x 81.3 x 40.6 cm

  • Jocko, 2006
    Three chrome plated bronze casts
    11 x 14 x 10 inches  27.9 x 35.6 x 25.4 cm

  • Binghi, 2017
    Antique quilt, aluminum, acrylic
    33 3/4 x 101 1/4 inches  85.7 x 257.2 cm

  • Installation View

    The Cartographer's Conundrum, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, 2012

    Courtesy of Masschusetts Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Hat and Beard, 2016
    Antique quilts, oil stick, spray paint, fabrics, acrylic, tar, glitter, and screen print
    79 x 79 inches  200.7 x 200.7 cm

  • Moon Medicin, 2015

    The Contemporary Austin, Jones Center, Austin, TX

    Photography Credit: Brian Fitzsimmons

  • Ghettobird Tunic, 2006

    Bubble jacket and various bird feathers

    32 1/2 x 36 x 17 inches  82.55 x 91.4 x 43.2 cm

  • Cheshire (Guapa), 2014
    Antique quilt fragments, acrylic, and assorted textiles on antique quilt
    76 x 75 inches  193 x 190.5 cm

  • Installation View

    Cosmic Voodoo Circus, Sculpture Center, 2011

    Photography Credit: Jason Mandella

  • The Talk, 2016
    Antique quilt, fabric, tar, glitter
    80 x 84 inches  203.2 x 213.4 c

  • Eclipse, 2006
    Painted wood (Two pieces)
    Each: 20 x 3 x 2 inches  50.8 x 7.6 x 5.1 cm

  • Installation View

    The Legacy of Lynching, Brooklyn Museum, 2017

    Courtesy of Brooklyn Museum

  • Laocoön, 2015

    Vinyl, electric air pump

    72 x 60 x 120 inches  182.9 x 152.4 x 304.8 cm