Sculpture and installation

 

Eenarmige bandiet (One-armed bandit), 1997

Eenarmige bandiet (One-armed bandit), 1997
slot machine, multi media
147 x 48 x 47 cm
edition 3

Note / The rotating motion of a fruit machine and the clinking of coins when a row of three identical fruit appears led Van Warmerdam to put her own spin on the gambling machine: ‘I want to get rid of all the pictures and replace fruit with texts such as “I love you” and “Be my guest”’.

Exhibition views

 

Every day
11th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 1998
Group exhibition