Eleanor Antin photograph acquired by Cincinnati Art Museum
"The King of Solana Beach," 1974-75 now part of permanent collection.
Nov. 5, 2019
We are happy to announce the Cincinnati Art Museum has acquired Eleanor Antin's iconic photogaph, "The King Of Solana Beach," (1974-75) from the eponymous series. The print, an important early work of Conceptual art, is part of the photodocumentation of an unannounced "life performance" in which Antin, in her persona as The King, greets his subjects all around the kindom of Solana Beach, CA.