Wolfgang Laib’s Milkstone

Pouring the milkstone, March 15, 2011

Curator at Large Klaus Ottmann pours milk on Wolfgang Laib’s Milkstone, 1998-2001. Photo: Sarah Osborne Bender

Wolfgang Laib’s Milkstone (1998-2001) was poured for the first time March 14, 2011, and was displayed here at the Phillips until March 25. Read about this work and Laib’s other explorations with natural materials in this article from Art in America by Carol Diehl.

More photos of the pouring on Flickr.