Tightrope: Myopia 2

Elias Sime, Ethiopian, born 1968



Reclaimed electronic components on panel

Overall: 63 1/2 × 48 1/4 in. (161.3 × 122.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the William S. Rubin Fund and the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund

© Elias Sime. Courtesy James Cohan, New York.



Place Made: Ethiopia, Eastern Africa, Africa


21st century

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Research Area



Not on view

Course History

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser - OPEN HOURS, Fall 2019

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser 2, Fall 2019

HIST 2, #EverythingHasAHistory, Matthew Delmont and Max Fraser, Fall 2019

SART 27, SART 28, Printmaking I and II, Tricia Treacy, Fall 2020

HIST 66/AAAS 15, History of Africa Since 1800, Naaborko Sackeyfio-Lenoch, Winter 2021

Studio Art 77.01, Senior Seminar II, Karol Kawiaka, Spring 2023

Studio Art 77.02, Senior Seminar II, Jen Caine, Spring 2023

Exhibition History

Elias Sime, James Cohan Gallery, New York, September 10-0ctober 17, 2015


James Cohan Gallery, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2016.

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