vh70-55 random change

catalogue number: hdv 1970.012.19
date created: 1970
classification: works on paper
work type: collage
medium: 200 squares (3 × 3 cm) arranged in a grid pattern with at random choice of colour (10 colours); coloured board (Ahrend planning board) on board
dimensions: 30 × 59.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'random change', signed and dated/work number 'VH70-55' on the reverse (graphite pencil)
current repository: Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen/Weserburg, Bremen (on loan from BFA, Tilburg 2018)
current repository number:
collecting history: collection Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Tilburg (1994)
collection Riekje Swart, Amsterdam
related works:
comment: created in cooperation with Helena Hendriks (H)
photo/scan: courtesy BFA, Tilburg
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Tilburg
exhibition history
1970 'herman de vries. random objectivations', Galerie Riekje Swart, Amsterdam
1994 Galerie Riekje Swart, Amsterdam [?]
1997 'Collection José and Hans Brokken', Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede [group] [?]
2015 'herman de vries 1960–1995. kunstenaarsboeken, collages, gemengde technieken en video', Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo
published references
collection catalogue José Brokken-Zijp and Hans Brokken, herman de vries - die Wirklichkeit im Bild. Künstlerbücher 1960-1985 (Sammlung Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art/Museum van Bommel van Dam : Venlo 2015) image repr. on page 135.