Hanging Fire Suspected Arson, 1999
Charcoal, wire, pins, nails
Length: 140 cm Width: 84 cm Height: 220 cm
Hot Poker - 2011
Meteorite Lands in the Middle of Nowhere, 2001, The American series
Map revealing burn mark left by the meteorite in various locations. Missing: Roswell (New Mexico); Waco (Texas); Truth or Consequences (New Mexico),,Hitting: Paris (Texas); Bagdad (Louisiana); Bethlehem (North Carolina) 45 x 65 x 4 cm
Yves Klein called the flame ‘a living brush’, I can’t think of a more appropriate image to start off this blog of all things firey and art related.
Yves Klein painting with fire, ca. 1960 Physical Details: photographic print: 1 item: b&w; 20 x 31 cm. Creator: George Véron, photographer Forms part of: Rudi Blesh papers 1909-1983 Citation: Yves Klein painting with fire, ca. 1960 / George Véron, photographer. Rudi Blesh papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution