Neenish Tarts

Peter Peryer, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in New Zealand in 1983.
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About the Work
Peryer manages to make inanimate objects animated and also makes the viewer stop to pause and consider what an object is or consider an alternative viewpoint. By playing with scale Peryer makes the ‘major minor’ and vice versa. Mundane details and surfaces take on new energy and the familiar becomes strange.
- Greg Donson
Measurements
Image 260x 390 mm
Frame 575 x 700 mm
Media
silver gelatin print
Description
Black and white photograph showing a view of a field of neenish tarts (icing is half black half white) viewed from above, they are shown all at different orientations with the line across them being either horizontal or vertical.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. On long term loan from the artist
Collection Type
Loans
Acquisition Date
Circa 1997

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Accession Number:
L1997/29/4