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I am 27 Years Old
  • Jin Shan
    born 1977
    born: Huai’an, China ; active: China
  • I am 27 Years Old, 2004
  • photo book mounted on aluminum pages
  • Weight: 36 lbs
    Object Height/Width/Depth: each aluminum sheet 43.5 x 30 x 0.1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: each aluminum sheet 17 1/8 x 11 13/16 x 1/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: closed 46 x 32.3 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: closed 18 1/8 x 12 11/16 x 3 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0038
Description

This is a book of prints on fifty aluminum pages. There are images on the front and back sides of the plates. The images are of China and the Chinese people as well as the artist, and there is one picture for each year of the artist's life. The book is folded like an accordion.