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Exhibition: Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby (5 Jun – 1 Aug 2015)

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Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., 2012 by Sterling Ruby will be the eighth in the series of studies of works from the David Roberts Collection, with a new commissioned text by curator Alessandro Rabottini. The five metre high free-standing sculpture will be shown with other works by Sterling Ruby in the Collection.

Full Study #8 booklet available online here

Study is a focused case-study of a single work from the David Roberts Collection. Each work in the series is displayed with in-depth research material: from its technical production, origin and history to its position in the artist’s practice and contemporary debates.

Previous Studies include works by Victor Man, Carole Bove, Bruce McLean, Martin Boyce, Boyle Family, Michael Simpson and Yto Barrada.
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  • Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
    1/6Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
  • Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
    2/6Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
  • Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
    3/6Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
  • Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
    4/6Installation view of Study #8. Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C., Sterling Ruby at DRAF. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
  • Sterling Ruby, Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C. (detail), 2012 and Sterling Ruby, SP229, (detail), 2013. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
    5/6Sterling Ruby, Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C. (detail), 2012 and Sterling Ruby, SP229, (detail), 2013. David Roberts Collection, London. Photo: Tim Bowditch
  • Sterling Ruby, Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C. (detail), 2012. David Roberts Collection, London.
    6/6Sterling Ruby, Monument Stalagmite/P.T.A.C. (detail), 2012. David Roberts Collection, London.