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Merce Cunningham, Suzanne Gallo



Institution Walker Art Center
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Medium: Textiles, Costumes | Mesh jumpsuits, vests, pants, v-neck shirts, tunics, robes, midriff tops, dresses, tank unitards, camisole unitards
Size: see elements description
Culture: American
Inscriptions: .1 MCo/DM;.2 RS;.3 RS;.4 FG/DC;.5 FG;.6 MM;.7 MM;.8 GR/BC;.9 GR/BC;.10 TC/DK;.12 JF/MT;.13 KN;.14 BO/JS;.15 BO/JS;.16 MB;.17 JF/MT;.18 DS/JW;.19 CL;.20 LB/JG;.21 LB/JG;.22 RS/DM;.23 GR/Q;.24 BC;.25 FG;.26 MM;.27 MCo;.28 MB;.29 JS;.30 MT;.31 BO/KN;.32 JG/CL;.33 JS;.34 JF;.35 CT
Physical Description: COSTUMES: Top layer garments in black fine and medium weave mesh including jumpsuits, palazzo pants, straight-legged pants, v-neck shirts, midriff shirts, long tunic, robes, dresses. Foundation layer peach and nude unitards with tank (male) and camisole (female) straps.FIRST PERFORMANCE: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN; February 26, 1993FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater; March 16, 1993ORIGINAL CAST: Helen Barrow, Kimberly Bartosik, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frederic Gafner, Alan Good, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Robert Swinston, Carol Teitelbaum, Jenifer WeaverDECOR: Merce Cunningham, with Aaron CoppMUSIC: Takehisa Kosugi; Transfigurations
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; 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: 2011.131.1-.35
Artist: Merce Cunningham, American, Centralia, WA, 1919 - 2009
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, Centralia, WA, 1919 - 2009
Added to Site: September 2, 2013