David Mach 1986

Richard Deacon

In the 1980s Mach produced several large-scale installations in which groups of objects appeared in an environment consisting of piles of newspapers or magazines carefully arranged to suggest a powerful natural phenomenon like a tidal wave or a river in spate.  Laocoon 1996, Steamed beech wood, aluminium, steel bolts, 435×360×350 cm Installation, Lisson Gallery, London.