random blocks, 1973
 



random blocks

executed: 1973
object/work type: sculpture
dimensions: (50 ×) 11.0 × 11.0 × 11.0 cm
photo: Jean Brasille/Espace de l'Art Concret (1991)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries


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classification:sculpture
technique/material:wooden blocks
descriptive notes:50 elements (50 wooden blocks, each 11.0 × 11.0 × 11.0 cm), thrown on the floor 'at random'.
edition:
signature and inscriptions:[uninscribed]
current location:collection herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
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history of exhibitions

1976Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart
1978Landespavillon Stuttgart, Stuttgart
1980Groninger Museum, Groningen
1989Karl-Ernst-Osthaus Museum, Hagen
1991Espace de l'Art Concret, Mouans-Sartoux
2014Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam

published references

[exhibition catalogue] System + Zufall. Manfred Mohr, François Morellet, Herman de Vries, Ryszard Winiarski (Galerie D+C Mueller-Roth : Stuttgart 1978) image repr.

[exhibition catalogue] herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) image repr. on page 97 (cat. number 2.40).

[exhibition catalogue] Aus dem Würfelmuseum : zur Kritik der konstruktiven Kunst. Museum der Museen, Band 2 (Wienand Verlag : Köln 1990) image repr. on page 49.

[exhibition catalogue] herman de vries. terre, vie et poésie (Espace de l'Art Concret : Mouans-Sartoux 1991) image repr. on page 20-21.

[publication] herman de vries (Galerie Aline Vidal/Anthèse : Paris 2000) image repr. on page 24.

[exhibition catalogue] herman de vries. all (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam 2014) image repr. on page 28-29.