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Hemi Macgregor, Artist

This is one of the sculptures in our collection. It was made in Aotearoa New Zealand in 1996.
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Measurements
A - H290 x W250 x D45 mm
E - H300 x W290 x D45 mm
I - H260 x W265 x D45mm
O - H165 x W165 x D40 mm
U - H200 x W210 x D40 mm
Media
carved, painted and stained wood in 5 pieces
Description
Five wooden sculptural pieces installed in a horizontal arc. Each of the pieces represents one of the 5 vowel sounds. Each is based on a different shape: 6 pointed star, a double square, a cross, two ovals, and a four pointed star. Each piece is carved in wood and with a painted and/or stained surface.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1996
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
1996

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Accession Number:
1996/38/1