[untitled (draaipaal)]

catalogue number: hdv 1961.092.1
date created: 1961
classification: multiples
work type: multiple, object
medium: (rotation) pole with 7 and 8 holes in each side at a disctance of 18 cm and Ø 26-28 mm; wood and white paint mixed with quartz sand
dimensions: 94.7 × 4.8 × 4.8 cm
signature and inscriptions: signed (with initial) and dated 'v 61' on the base (graphite pencil)
edition: 10, numbered 1/10 - [?] (only 3 realized)
current repository: [1/3] private collection, Amsterdam
[?/3] collection herman and susanne de vries
current repository number:
collecting history: Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart (K7 [number unknown])
related works:
photo/scan: archive herman de vries
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1965 'Nova tendencija 3', Galerija Suvremene Umjetnosti, Zagreb [group]
1965 'Kunst kijken op de Hoofdstraat', City of Velp and Hoofdstraat 106, Velp [group]
1965 'Atelier II', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
1965 'herman de vries - adolf luther', Galerie Aktuell, Bern
1972 'Otto Piene. Lichtballet und Künstler der Gruppe Zero', Galerie Heseler, München [group]
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
2002 'Zero', Galerie Parade, Amsterdam [group]
2011 'nul = 0. dutch avant-garde in an international context, 1961-1966', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam [group]
2014 'ZERO. Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s', Guggenheim Museum, New York [group]
2015 'ZERO. Let us explore the stars', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Nova tendencija 3 (Galerija Suvremene Umjetnosti etc. : Zagreb 1965) no image repr., 118.
exhibition catalogue Otto Piene - Lichtballet und Künstler der Gruppe Zero : Galerie Heseler, München 1972 (München : Galerie Heseler 1972) no image repr. (catalogue number 51).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) image repr. on page 63 (catalogue number 1.58).
exhibition catalogue A Little-Known Story about a Movement, a Magazine, and the Computer's Arrival in Art. New Tendencies and Bit International, 1961-1973 (MIT Press : Cambridge MA 2011) image repr. on page 180.
exhibition catalogue nul = 0. The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam / Nai Publishers : Rotterdam 2011) no image repr., 188 [also online available].
exhibition catalogue Zero (Walther König : Köln 2015) image repr. on page [535].