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decor for Five Stone Wind

Date
1988
Dimensions
see elements description
Type
Décor
Description
DECOR: Solid purple cotton backdrop. Network of ropes in white, blue, and yellow cord, some with attached weights. Additional weights and hardware included. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, France; November 22, 1988 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater; February 28, 1989 ORIGINAL CAST: Helen Barrow, Kimberly Bartosik, Merce Cunningham, Emma Diamond, Victoria Finlayson, Alan Good, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Dennis O'Connor, Kristy Santimyer, Robert Swinston, Carol Teitelbaum, Robert Wood DECOR: Mark Lancaster MUSIC: John Cage, Takehisa Kosugi, David Tudor; Five Stone Wind
Materials
Cotton back drop, strands of cord, cord with attached weights, cord with attached metal rings, weights
Credit Line
Walker Art Center, Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection, Gift of Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011
Accession Number
2011.268.1-.19