Untitled Mylar Floor Piece

Terry Fugate Wilcox, untitled floor piece, September 1969, Mylar film, dimensions variable (photograph © Terry Fugate-Wilcox)

In 2018, Fugate-Wilcox explained the work: “I was fascinated by the scientific description of plastic as ‘organic glass’ & the special way that vacuum (It becomes transparent) coated Mylar weathered, Mylar is a polycarbonate material we even named our cats Lexan & Dynel.”