Newry Gagarin Crosses the Border

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM ART 17277
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1993
Place made
Ireland
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: collage
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 498 mm, Width 400 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: collage
Creator
Category
art

Object description

image: Yuri Gagarin floats in a capsule in space, surrounded by stars, above a moonlike landscape collaged with a black and white photograph of a border checkpoint in Newry, Northern Ireland.

Inscription

'Newry Gagrin Crosses the Border'

Inscription

Sean Hillen 19.4.93'

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