James Byrne's 'Scale Drawing' in Walker Art Center display

Posted April 17, 2019

James Byrne, Scale Drawing

Scale Drawing, 1975., television, moving image file, felt-tip pen drawing on wall. Courtesy of James Byrne.

Screenwriting professor James Byrne is the only Minneapolis artist appearing in “The Body Electric” show at The Walker Art Center. "Scale Drawing," originally created in 1975 and re-created for this exhibition, is the black outline of a man drawn on a wall with a felt-tip pen, with the figure's left hand shown on an old television screen.

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