Shake Your Booty

  • Alan Goldfarb, Shake Your Booty, 1998, blown glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund, 1999.7

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Shake Your Booty is part of a group of pieces Alan Goldfarb calls “Archeopop,” in which the sandy surface treatment imitates the weathered appearance of ancient glass. Another method called snake-threading, has been applied with more than one hundred pieces of molten glass trailed over the unfinished form.

Title
Shake Your Booty
Artist
Date
1998
On View
Dimensions
15 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. (40.4 x 19.0 cm.) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
blown glass
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – written matter
Object Number
1999.7
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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