Richard Serra

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Eight sculptures made from forged weatherproof steel, titled Equal, dated 2015.
Eight sculptures made from forged weatherproof steel, titled Equal, dated 2015.
Eight sculptures made from forged weatherproof steel, titled Equal, dated 2015.
Richard Serra
Equal, 2015
Forged weatherproof steel
Eight (8) identical blocks, each: 60 x 66 x 72 inches (152.4 x 167.6 x 182.9 cm) Installed in four (4) stacks of two (2) blocks each, each stack: 11 feet (3.4 m) high One: 60 x 66 x 72 inches (152.4 x 167.6 x 182.9 cm), 72 x 60 x 66 inches (182.9 x 152.4 x 167.6 cm) One: 72 x 66 x 60 inches (182.9 x 167.6 x 152.4 cm), 60 x 72 x 66 inches (152.4 x 182.9 x 167.6 cm) One: 66 x 60 x 72 inches (167.6 x 152.4 x 182.9 cm), 66 x 60 x 72 inches (167.6 x 152.4 x 182.9 cm) One: 66 x 72 x 60 inches (167.6 x 182.9 x 152.4 cm), 66 x 60 x 72 inches (167.6 x 152.4 x 182.9 cm)
Permanent installation of four weatherproof steel blocks in the The Brouq Nature Reserve, Qatar, titled East-West/West-East, dated 2014.
Permanent installation of four weatherproof steel blocks in the The Brouq Nature Reserve, Qatar, titled East-West/West-East, dated 2014.
Permanent installation of four weatherproof steel blocks in the The Brouq Nature Reserve, Qatar, titled East-West/West-East, dated 2014.
Richard Serra
East-West/West-East, 2014
Weatherproof steel
Two plates, each 55 x 13 feet x 5 inches (16.7 m x 4 m x 13.5 cm) Two plates, each 48 x 13 feet x 5 inches (16.7 m x 4 m x 13.5 cm) Permanent installation in The Brouq Nature Reserve, Qatar
SERRI0062
SERRI0062
SERRI0062
Richard Serra
Promenade, 2008
Weatherproof steel
Five slabs, each: 55′ 9 1/4 x 13′ 1 1/2 x 5′ 1/8 inches (17 m x 4 m x 13 cm)
SERRI_Sequence
SERRI_Sequence
SERRI_Sequence
Richard Serra
Sequence, 2006
Weatherproof steel
Overall: 12′ 9 x 40′ 8 x 65′ 2 inches (3.9 x 12.4 x 19.9 m), plates: 2 inches (5.1 cm) thick
SERRI_Matter Time
SERRI_Matter Time
SERRI_Matter Time
Richard Serra
The Matter of Time, 2005
Installation, Guggenheim Bilbao.
From foreground to rear: Torqued Spiral (Closed Open Closed Open Closed), 2003; Torqued Ellipse, 2003-4; Double Torqued Ellipse, 2003-4; Snake, 1994-97; Torqued Spiral (Right Left), 2003-4; Torqued Spiral (Open Left Closed Right), 2003-4; Between the Torus and the Sphere, 2003-5; Blind Spot Reversed, 2003-5.
SERRI0089
SERRI0089
SERRI0089
Richard Serra
Iron Mountain Run, 2002
Weatherproof steel in seven (7) parts
15 feet x 15 feet x 3 inches 4.6 m x 4.6 m x 7.6 cm
SERRI087
SERRI087
SERRI087
Richard Serra
Te Tuhirangi Contour, 2000-2002
Weatherproof steel
19 feet 8 inches x 843 feet 2 inches x 2 inches (6 m x 257 m x 5.1 cm)
SERRI_Walking Measuring
SERRI_Walking Measuring
SERRI_Walking Measuring
Richard Serra
Walking is Measuring, 1999-2000
Weatherproof steel
Two slabs: 18 x 8 feet x 5 inches (5.5 m x 2.4 m x 12.7 cm), 15′ 6 inches x 8 feet x 5 inches (4.7 m x 2.4 m x 12.7 cm)
SERRI0081
SERRI0081
SERRI0081
Richard Serra
Elevations for L'Allée de la Mormaire, 1993
Weatherproof steel
Ten slabs, three: 68 x 20’6 x 12 inches (172.7 cm x 6.3 m x 30.5 cm), four: 60 x 16′ 5 x 12 inches (152.4 cm x 5 m x 30.5 cm), three: 52 x 12′ 4 x 12 inches (132.1 x 3.8 m x 30.5 cm)
SERRI_Intersection
SERRI_Intersection
SERRI_Intersection
Richard Serra
Intersection, 1992
Weatherproof steel
Four identical conical sections inverted relative to each other, two: 12′ 1 1/2 inches (3.7 m) high x 42′ 8 inches (13 m) along the chord x 2 1/8 inches thick, two: 12′ 1 1/2 inches (3.7 m) x 40′ 10 inches (12.4 cm) along the chord x 2 1/8 inches (5.4 cm) thick
SERRI_Fulcrum
SERRI_Fulcrum
SERRI_Fulcrum
Richard Serra
Fulcrum, 1986-87
Weatherproof steel
Five trapezoidal plates, four: 55 x 14 feet x 3 inches (16.7 m x 4.3 m x 7.6 cm), one: 54′ 6 3/4 x 14′ 6 x 3 inches (16.6 m x 4.4 m x 7.6 cm)
SERRI_Parallel Guernica
SERRI_Parallel Guernica
SERRI_Parallel Guernica
Richard Serra
Equal-Parallel: Guernica-Bengasi, 1986
Weatherproof steel
Four slabs, two: 58 1/2 x 58 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches (148.6 x 148.6 x 24.1 cm), two: 58 1/2 x 16′ 4 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches (148.6 cm x 5 m x 24.1 cm)
SERRI_Clara Clara
SERRI_Clara Clara
SERRI_Clara Clara
Richard Serra
Clara Clara, 1983
Weatherproof steel
Two identical conical sections inverted relative to each other, one: 12 feet (3.7 m) high x 109 inches (33.2 m) along the chord x 2 inches (5.1 cm) thick; one: 12 feet (3.7 m) high x 107′ 10 inches (32.8 m) along the chord x 2 inches (5.1 cm) thick
SERRI_St Johns Rotary Arc
SERRI_St Johns Rotary Arc
SERRI_St Johns Rotary Arc
Richard Serra
St. John’s Rotary Arc, 1980
Weatherproof steel
Cylindrical section: 12 feet (3.6 m) high x 180 feet (54.9 m) along the chord x 2 1/2 inches (6.4 cm) thick
SERRI_Extended Cantilever
SERRI_Extended Cantilever
SERRI_Extended Cantilever
Richard Serra
Extended Cantilever, 1980
Hot-rolled steel
Eighteen plates, each: 6′ 6 3/4 x 14′ 9 x 1 inches (2 m x 4.5 x 2.5 cm)
SERRI_Berlin Block Charlie Chaplin
SERRI_Berlin Block Charlie Chaplin
SERRI_Berlin Block Charlie Chaplin
Richard Serra
Berlin Block (for Charlie Chaplin), 1977
Forged weatherproof steel
6’3 x 6’3 x 6’3 inches (190.5 x 190.5 x 190.5 cm)
SERRI_Terminal
SERRI_Terminal
SERRI_Terminal
Richard Serra
Terminal, 1977
Weatherproof steel
Four trapezoidal plates, each: 41 x 12 feet x 2 1/2 inches (12.5 m x 3.7 m x 6.4 cm)
SERRI_Delineator
SERRI_Delineator
SERRI_Delineator
Richard Serra
Delineator, 1974-75
Hot-rolled steel
Two plates, each: 1 inch x 10 x 26 feet (2.5 cm x 3.1 m x 7.9 m)
SERRI_Base Plate Hexagram
SERRI_Base Plate Hexagram
SERRI_Base Plate Hexagram
Richard Serra
To Encircle Base Plate Hexagram, Right Angles Inverted, 1970
Hot-rolled steel
26 feet (7.9 m) diameter; flange: 8 inches (20.3 cm) wide
SERRI0017
SERRI0017
SERRI0017
Richard Serra
Strike: To Roberta and Rudy, 1969-1971
Hot-rolled steel
Plate: 8′ 1 inches x 24 feet x 1 1/2 inches (246.4 x 731.5 x 3.8 cm)
SERRI0015
SERRI0015
SERRI0015
Richard Serra
One Ton Prop (House of Cards), 1969
Lead
Four plates, each: 48 x 48 x 1 inches (121.9 x 121.9 x 2.5 cm)
SERRI0047
SERRI0047
SERRI0047
Richard Serra
Prop, 1968
Lead
Plate: 60 x 60 x 1/8 inches (152.4 x 152.4 x 0.3 cm); pole: 8 feet (2.4 m) long, 4 3/4 inches (12 cm) diameter
SERRI_Belts
SERRI_Belts
SERRI_Belts
Richard Serra
Belts, 1966-67
Vulcanized rubber and neon tubing
6 x 25 feet x 20 inches (182.9 x 762 x 50.8 cm)
SERRI0009
SERRI0009
SERRI0009
Richard Serra
To Lift, 1967
Vulcanized rubber
36 x 6’8 x 60 inches (91.4 x 203.2 x 152.4 cm)