1966/31 luchtgedicht

catalogue number: hdv 1966.110.2
date created: 1966
classification: installations
work type: installation, drawing series, experiments with language
medium: white cards with text in red and black letters; the cards are connected by nylon wire in sets of 3 wires (3, 4 and 4 cards each) and can be hanged on the ceiling
texts [as 1966/30, but translated in English]: 'whatever / the case / may be / we cannot / speak / without / subjecting / ourselves / to order/ and / classification' (in red), 'all poetry / originates / in play' (in black), 'playing / creates / order' (in black - Johan Huizinga) and 'everything / is everywhere / but / the environment / selects' (in black - Lourens Gerhard Marinus Baas Becking)
dimensions: each card 15 × 25 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'luchtgedicht', signed and dated/work number '1966/31' on the card with 'everything' (graphite pencil)
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