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IMAGE
UNAVAILABLE

Obscene Is?

Date
1990
Dimensions
plastic box 7 x 8-1/4 x 3/4 inches
Type
Multiples
Description
This multiple is a plastic box containing condoms glued together in groups of two. The text on the exterior of the box are slogans referring to political and social issues. The condoms read "Freedom Is" and have an expiration date followed by a 7 digit number. The piece was commissioned by the Peter Norton family on the occasion of the AIDS commemorative day without art December 1,1990.
Materials
plastic, condoms, offset lithograph on plastic
Credit Line
Rosemary Furtak Collection, Walker Art Center Library Collection, Gift of Gary Garrels, 1992
Accession Number
LIB2000.26.1-.13