1
1
Fr

Fried Photograph

Fried Photograph

Part of

People

  • Gordon Matta-Clark (creator)
  • Gordon Matta-Clark (artist)

Title

Fried Photograph

Dates of creation

1969

Level of archival description

File 12

Extent and Medium

  • 1 photograph

Scope and Content

File consists of one of the remaining photographs which Gordan Matta-Clark transformed by heating (despite the title, the photographs were not "fried") as part of a 1969 exhibition at the John Gibson Gallery in New York City, New York. The photograph is housed in the box in which it was sent to Richard Landry in 1971 as a Christmas greeting.

File includes contains a photograph.

Reference Number

CP138.S5.D12

Inventory

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: PHCON2003:0005:171
    • Title: A Gold Leafed Photo-Fried Christmas Tree
    • Dates of creation: 1969
    • Form: photographs

    People:

    • Gordon Matta-Clark (artist)
    • Gordon Matta-Clark (correspondence writer)
    • Richard Landry (recipient)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Photograph: diffusion transfer print (polaroid print) and gold leaf combined by heating in a frying pan box: cardboard, black ink on a label, postage stamp and ink

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 8.8 x 11.8 cm box: 2.5 x 10.4 x 13.8 cm

    Document Type:

    • correspondence

    Physical Description:

    Photograph is housed in the box, within it which it was originally mailed.

    Credit line:

    Succession de Gordon Matta-Clark en dépôt au Centre Canadien d'Architecture, Montréal /
    Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark on deposit at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Copyright:

    © Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark

1
1

Sign up to get news from us

Email address
First name
Last name
By signing up you agree to receive our newsletter and communications about CCA activities. You can unsubscribe at any time. For more information, consult our privacy policy or contact us.

Thank you for signing up. You'll begin to receive emails from us shortly.

We’re not able to update your preferences at the moment. Please try again later.

You’ve already subscribed with this email address. If you’d like to subscribe with another, please try again.

This email was permanently deleted from our database. If you’d like to resubscribe with this email, please contact us

Please complete the form below to buy:
[Title of the book, authors]
ISBN: [ISBN of the book]
Price [Price of book]

First name
Last name
Address (line 1)
Address (line 2) (optional)
Postal code
City
Country
Province/state
Email address
Phone (day) (optional)
Notes

Thank you for placing an order. We will contact you shortly.

We’re not able to process your request at the moment. Please try again later.

Folder ()

Your folder is empty.

Email:
Subject:
Notes:
Please complete this form to make a request for consultation. A copy of this list will also be forwarded to you.

Your contact information
First name:
Last name:
Email:
Phone number:
Notes (optional):
We will contact you to set up an appointment. Please keep in mind that your consultation date will be based on the type of material you wish to study. To prepare your visit, we'll need:
  • — At least 2 weeks for primary sources (prints and drawings, photographs, archival documents, etc.)
  • — At least 48 hours for secondary sources (books, periodicals, vertical files, etc.)
...