Ruth Watson – I, Satellite

Winning Bid: $1,500.00

Ruth Watson
I, Satellite, 2012
Black pastel on printed map, framed. 710 x 710 mm

Auckland-based Ruth Watson likes to travel, and she likes maps. This artwork based on a map of Antarctica, over which the artist has traced multiple trajectories evoking some out-of-control satellite, obsessed with the south polar region. Specialist valuation NZ$3,000.00


Artist Bio:

Ruth Watson has long been fascinated by maps and their histories, including their utopian and problematic legacies. She has exhibited at the KW Institute for Contemporary Art, MCA Sydney, Stedelijk Museum, Frankfurter Kunstverein and more, and has had over 40 solo exhibitions. Major works include the recent public artwork Other Worlds at the Te Papa forecourt, Wellington. More info via

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k********1 October 10, 2020 11:52 am $1,500.00
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