‘critical mass’

‘critical mass’ is a sculptural installation by UK-based artist antony gormley made up of 60 life-size cast iron body forms and is displayed on the roof of the de la warr pavilion in bexhill, united kingdom.

antony gormley: critical mass

the installation is made up of five casts from 12 discrete moulds of gormley’s body, ranging from a low crouching position to squatting, sitting, kneeling and standing – an ascent of man ranging through the complex syntax of the body.

antony gormley: critical mass

‘critical mass’ will be on display until september 26, 2010.

antony gormley: critical mass

antony gormley: critical mass

antony gormley: critical mass

antony gormley: critical mass