Charles RayFashions 1996

Sorry, no image is available of this artwork

Share this artwork

Artwork details

Artist
Charles Ray (born 1953)
Title
Fashions
Date 1996
MediumFilm, 16 mm, projection, colour
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 2000
Reference
T07633
Not on display

Summary

Fashions is a twelve and a half minute sequence of film showing one hundred outfits displayed on a female model. Ray improvised the clothes from odd remnants from a local fabric store, wrapping, taping and tying the fabric in place on the model. She stands on circular revolving platform on a wooden floor next to a white wall. After each complete revolution, the film cuts abruptly to the next outfit. The model is the artist Frances Stark (born 1967), who was assisting Ray in his Los Angles studio at the time. She has the appearance of an ordinary woman rather than a model and this remains unchanged by the various outfits… (read more)

About this artwork

Find similar artworks

Artist

Category

Installation (686)

Decade

1990-9 (2,840)