Mark Manders: Parallel Occurences / Documented Assignments

(2010–2012)

Figure with Three Piles of San

(2010)

Painted bronze, wood, iron, rope, sand, and leather / 180.6 x 114.9 x 342.9 cm

MM: When I made this fragile, altarlike work, I was thinking a lot about the Middle Ages in Europe and the start of Christian imagery. I wanted to make a balancing act that is both cruel and peaceful.