Dec 2, 2021

Bouncing in the Corner, No. 1

Bouncing in the Corner, No. 1


Bruce Nauman

(American, b. 1941)

Video, b&w, sound, 60 min.

Louis D. Kacalieff, M.D. Fund 2020.264



Bruce Nauman’s early studio videos like Bouncing in a Corner challenged artmaking possibilities, foregrounding the artist’s industrial studio space as creative incubator. In this video he bounces in the corner of the room, although with the camera turned 90 degrees, he appears to be defying gravity.

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