Contemporary Art

Haegue Yang's Sonic Figure - Venting Gourd (2016).

Haegue Yang. Sonic Figure - Venting Gourd. 2016.
The Baltimore Museum of Art: Ellen W. P. Wasserman Acquisitions Endowment, BMA 2016.74. Courtesy of the Artist and Greene Naftali Gallery, New York.

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