The Sex Lives of Animals at The Museum of Sex presents an uncensored story of the natural world, moving animal sexuality beyond the confines of reproduction and mating, towards discussions of orientation and cognition.

Sarah Jacobs curator
Museum of Sex
 
     
RUNE OLSEN
The Sex Lives of Animals
2008
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Deer Threesome
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
72 x 85 x 30 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Deer Threesome
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
72 x 85 x 30 inches
RUNE OLSEN
Installation view Museum of Sex
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Male on Male Dolphin Blowhole Sex
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
66 x 67 x 73 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Male on Male Dolphin Blowhole Sex
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
66 x 67 x 73 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Two Female Bonobos GG-Rubbing
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
26 x 31 x 34 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Two Female Bonobos GG-Rubbing
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
26 x 31 x 34 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Bonobo Exchanging Food for Sex
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
44 x 28 x 22 inches
RUNE OLSEN
Installation view at Museum of Sex
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Panda Relations
2008
Graphite, masking tape, blue mannequin eyes,newspaper, wire, steel and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
41 x 58 x 28 inches
RUNE OLSEN
Installation view at Museum of Sex
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, mannequin eyes,newspaper, mdf and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Male on Male Lion Relations (relief)
2008
Graphite, masking tape, mannequin eyes,newspaper, mdf and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
58 x 44 inches
RUNE OLSEN  Graphite, masking tape, mannequin eyes,newspaper, mdf and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
Male on Male Lion Relations (relief)
2008
Graphite, masking tape, mannequin eyes,newspaper, mdf and UV-Resistant acrylic medium
58 x 44 inches