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Danu – Thousand Breasts Goddess

Artwork

Identifier:
2004.386.1
Artist:
Dmitry Kaminker
Medium:
Cast Bronze
Dimensions:

Description:
Female figure with outstretched arms and "a thousand breasts".
Historical Context:
Dmitry Kaminker was born in 1949 in Leningrad. From 1969 until 1973 he studied at the Mukhina Art College in the Architectural and Decorative Sculpture Department. Since 1980 he has been a member of the Russian Union of Artist. "It addresses the experiences of living in a land where political power has been radically abused, where final military power is thinly disguised with empty, bureaucratic babble." -Rina Greer on the work of Dmitry Kaminker
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Current Location:
Section 3 -> Box 55
Location Notes:
Storage; Box 55