• Fire Artists

    Douglas Gordon

    by  • January 3, 2013 • All Fire Blog Posts., Fire Artists • 0 Comments

    The End of Civilisation (still), 2012

    Three screen video installation with sound

    Burned Baby Grand

     

    You can see more images of the installation at the Gagosian Gallery page  here.

     

     Self-Portrait of You + Me (James Cagney). - smoke and mirror, 2006, 76.2 x 69.9cm.

    Self-Portrait of You + Me (Honor Blackman), 2006 Smoke and mirror 83.3 x 73 x 7 cm

    Cornelia Parker

    by  • February 18, 2012 • All Fire Blog Posts., Fire Artists • 0 Comments

    Parker_mass

     

    Hanging Fire Suspected Arson, 1999
    Charcoal, wire, pins, nails
    Length: 140 cm Width: 84 cm Height: 220 cm

    <b>hotpokerbillboard-web</b><br>						Cornelia Parker<br />2011<br>10 x 13.5ft billboard installation																	<br style="clear: both;" /><br style="clear: both;" />

    Hot Poker - 2011

    Cornelia Parker

    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

    by  • November 11, 2011 • All Fire Blog Posts., Fire Artists • 0 Comments

    http://www.yveskleinarchives.org/works/works7_us.html

    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

    Fire Painting F25 – 1961

    yves klein- FIRE PAINTING F6 1961

    Fire Painting F6 – 1961