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Untitled (lunch box)

Artist

Rirkrit Tiravanija

Date

1996

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Untitled (lunch box), Rirkrit Tiravanija
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Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Mixed Media, Multiples, Other | cardboard box, stainless-steel lunch box, newspaper
Size: overall 13 x 6.75 x 6.75 inches
Culture: Thai
Inscriptions: unsigned; N.A.
Physical Description: a Thai stainless steel lunchbox composed of four stackable bowl secured with a stainless metal band. Upon purchase of the multilple it is to be sent to a Thai restaraunt and the containers filled with: pork satay, green papaya salad, yellow chicken curry, and white rice. The edition WAC owns was not filled with food as of 11/12/97
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1997
Accession Number: 1997.122.1-.9
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Rirkrit Tiravanija, Thai, b. Argentina, 1961
Role: Artist
Nationality: Thai
Life Dates: Thai, b. Argentina, 1961
Added to Site: March 1, 2009