Taking Stock


Inflatable Teflon
Location: Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Date: 1997
Pa se Tent (Inflated) Pa se Tent (Inflated) Pa se Tent (deflated) Pa se Tent (deflated)

‘Pa se Tent’ form the exhibition Taking Stock at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in 1997.

“My work is a white Teflon inflatable, entitled Pa se Tent, which …is an almost exact replica of the house we lived in in Verwoerdburg Park in Alberton when I was 14 years old. The white house inflates and deflates at regular intervals, creating the illusion of breathing …” – Luan Nel