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Courtesy of the artist and Wilde Gallery.

Cornelia Parker

Born in 1956

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

Cornelia Parker is often known for her large-scale installations. Her convincing translations of familiar everyday objects into sculptural works explore the nature of matter, test physical properties, and play with private and public opinions and values. The artist explores numerous methods, such as exploding, squeezing, and stretching, to express her art using materials loaded with historical associations. Through her work, Parker examines contemporary themes such as human rights and environmen...Read more