1966/40 random structure

catalogue number: 1966.03.22
executed: 1966
classification: sculpture
object/work type: relief
technique/material: wood on aluminium, white lacquer paint
horizontal-vertical position of 189 wooden elements (14 × 14 × 28 mm) on ground surfaces of a 17 × 17 square grid at random
dimensions: 100.0 × 100.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse]
current location: collection Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
collecting history: deposit by the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands (K 66319)
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with A. de Zwart
photo/scan: Tom Haartsen/Stedelijk Museum Schiedam (2014)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
exhibition history
1971 'Tendances constructivistes dans l'art hollandais après 1945', Musée des Beaux-Arts, Liège (Europalia) [group]
2011 'nul = 0 : dutch avant-garde in an international context, 1961-1966', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam [group]
2014 'herman de vries. all', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
2018 'Freiraum der Kunst - Die Studiogalerie der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt 1964–1968', Museum Giersch, Frankfurt am Main [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam / Nai Publishers : Rotterdam 2011) no image repr., 188.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. all (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam 2014) image repr. on page 25, 87.
exhibition catalogue Freiraum der Kunst - Die Studiogalerie der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt 1964–1968 (Michael Imhof Verlag : Petersberg 2018) image repr. on page 241.