earth from léon

work number:
executed: 2016-2017
classification: installations
object/work type: floor installation
technique/material: 16 samples of earth collected in Léon and surroundings
dimensions: (16 ×) 100.0 × 200.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [uninscribed]
edition:
current location: collection of herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
related works: besides the floor installation herman de vries made a series of earth rubbings (2016) based on the samples for the floor installation
comment:
photo/scan: Imagen Más/MUSAC, Léon
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description

the earth samples were collected in:

  1. Villar de Mazarife
  2. Cacabelos
  3. Barrios de Luna
  4. Barrios de Luna
  5. Castrillo de los Polvazares
  6. Ciñera
  7. La Robla
  8. El Burgo Ranero
  9. Puebla de Lillo
  10. Veldedo
  11. Paradilla de Gordón
  12. Santo Tom´s de las Ollas
  13. Orellán
  14. Manzanal del Puerto
  15. Sariegos
  16. Meizara
exhibition history
2017 'herman de vries. chance & change', Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon)
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. chance & change / Kristine Guzmán (Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León : Léon 2017) 11, image repr. on pages [40-41].