VB #53
Giardino Dell Orticultura

Artist: Beecroft, Vanessa (Italy/USA)
Title: VB #53, Giardino Dell Orticultura, Florence, 2004
Artist Birth Date: 1969
Medium: DVD 2 of 3 (Video & Audio)
Subject: DVD 40 min performance, 21 nude models
Art Type: DVD (2 /3)
Description: A forty minute performance by 21 Mary Magadline like nude models doing a performance Florence, Italy, in a horticultural garden solarium of a famous Palace on a large mound of earth shown on a 42” Panasonic Monitor.
Dimensions Framed:
Notes: Exhibited: “The Garden Party”, Deitch Projects, March 19 – April 29, 2006 with 26 prominent artists, Installation Design by Roy Co.
Ours is the Cover Piece on the invitation
Exhibited: Museum Contemporary Art San Diego, “Weighing & Wanting”, Sep 19, 2008 – Jan 4, 2009
Exhibited: San Diego Museum exhibit “The Modern Woman”, Jan. 18 ,2010 – May 8, 2011.
Exhibited: Museum Contemporary Art San Diego, “Monte Carlo”, Aug. 29, 2012, at Strauss Residence
Exhibited: University San Diego, Game Changer: New Media, Multiples from Matthew & Iris Strauss Family Foundation, Feb. 15 to Mar. 3, 2013 in student exhibit hall with 13 other Strauss Foundation works, brochure published,
Exhibited: San Diego State University, Downtown Gallery, SDSU “Presence: Selections from the Strauss Family Foundation,” Sixteen artworks. Nov. 5, 2015 – Jan. 27, 2016. Curated by Professor Tina Yapelli