Boyle Family

Contemporary Archaeology

The World Series Lazio Site, 1968-2013

Vigo Gallery
16 October – 16 November 2013

Vigo Gallery is proud to announce The Lazio Site, the first exhibition of a major Boyle Family World Series project since the exhibition of their Barra site at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in 2010. Boyle Family began their World Series in 1968 and it has featured in major exhibitions of their work ever since, including their British Pavilion solo exhibition at the XXXIX Venice Biennale in 1978.

selected works

World Series Map (1,000 sites selected at random between August 1968 & July 1969)
Prepared in 1964 by the Army-Map service, Corps of Engineers U.S Army, Washington D.C
Elemental Study I, Lazio Site (Limestone)
2013
Contemporary Archaeology: The World Series Lazio Site, 1968 - / Study of Lazio Site
2013

World Series Map (1,000 sites selected at random between August 1968 & July 1969)

Prepared in 1964 by the Army-Map service, Corps of Engineers U.S Army, Washington D.C259  x 374.5  cm / 102 x 147 1/2 in

Elemental Study I, Lazio Site (Limestone)

2013Mixed media, resin, fibreglass
Detail of Elemental Study for the Lazio Site (Limestone)

Contemporary Archaeology: The World Series Lazio Site, 1968 - / Study of Lazio Site

2013Mixed media, resin and fibreglass72 x 72 in / 183 x 183 cm