Crazy Glasses Necklace, 2008
This necklace, sporting mundane eyeglasses and a shabby piece of fur, is from Noten’s Sales exhibition which featured throw away objects and prototypes. They were placed in a gallery as part of an 80%-off sale, devised to expose not only the greed of the public, but also the inability of art to escape capitalist market practices.
This object was
It is credited
The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 45 × 15 × 2.5 cm (17 11/16 in. × 5 7/8 in. × 1 in.)
It has the following markings
No marks found
Cite this object as
Crazy Glasses Necklace, 2008; Designed by Ted Noten (Dutch,born 1956); silver, fur, snakeskin; H x W x D: 45 × 15 × 2.5 cm (17 11/16 in. × 5 7/8 in. × 1 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-75
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection.