Antony Gormley

60: SIXTY YEARS OF SCULPTURE IN THE ARTS COUNCIL COLLECTION, LONGSIDE GALLERY, YORKSHIRE SCULPTURE PARK, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND, 2006

18 March - 25 June 2006

This exhibition celebrated the sixtieth anniversary of Arts Council of England and the Arts Council Collection - the largest loan collection of post-war and contemporary British art in the world. 60 presented major works by artists including Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Eduardo Paolozzi, Anthony Caro, Barry Flanagan, Gilbert & George, Richard Deacon, Tony Cragg, Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor, Tracey Emin, Damien Hirst, and Rachel Whiteread. An early work by Antony Gormley, FIVE FISHES (1981), was displayed in this exhibition. 

FIVE FISHES, 1981

FIVE FISHES, 1981
Lead, sword, fish, artillery, shell, truncheon and cucumber
70 cm (Length of fish)
Collection of the Arts Council Collection, England
Installation view, Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Yorkshire, England, 2006

FIVE FISHES, 1981

FIVE FISHES, 1981
Lead, sword, fish, artillery, shell, truncheon and cucumber
70 cm (Length of fish)
Collection of the Arts Council Collection, England
Installation view, Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Yorkshire, England, 2006