Chris Bell

The Warm War

1997
The Warm War
  • The Warm War

Description of work

Three glass tanks in steel frames on low lightboxes each three-quarters full with water. In each was suspended a domestic clothes iron fully submerged. These heated the water.
Reviewed by Tara Forest, Globe e-journal of contemporary art, Issue 6, 1997 www.artdes.monash.edu.au/non-cms/globe/#Issue%206

Materials used

steel, glass, water, lightboxes, clothes irons