Dancing on the Rope
painted wood, blue denim fabric
88 x 35 x 115 inches (rope dimensions variable)
Albi Art Center, France
In Dancing on the Rope, the bed's legs, dressed in blue-jean trousers, walk in opposite directions giving the meaning of two people tied together dancing, or playing. The bed was installed on a rope which crossed the whole exhibition room in diagonal.
Collection of the artist
Michel Gérard: L’enfance de l’art, Galerie des Pochettes et MAMAC, Nice (2008): p. 6
Michel Gérard: Signature Transformations 2009–1972, Christian Pirot (2009): p. 80