1000D6 Tribute: Remembering artist Tobias Wong using dice.


Canadian artist and designer Tobias Wong died last year at the young age of 35, or more specifically, 13,138 days. In tribute, his friend Frederick McSwain created this immense portrait of Wong entitled Die using 13,138 dice as part of the BrokenOff BrokenOff exhibition at Gallery R’Pure in New York City.

Wong 1
Tobias Wong
Wong 2
Tobias Wong, from DIE exhibit
Wong 3
Tobias Wong tribute, from DIE exhibit
Dice as art medium, DIE exhibit, tribute to T. Wong
Dice as art medium, DIE exhibit, tribute to T. Wong

Images: Colossal Art and Design
McSwain: http://frederickmcswain.com/
On Tobias Wong: “The Mysteries of Tobias Wong” New York Times 6/27/10.

“DIE” Frederick McSwain Installation Time Lapse on VIMEO