vh70-55 random change

catalogue number: 1970.00.19
executed: 1970
classification: works on paper
object/work type: collage
technique/material: coloured paper (10 colours) on white board
200 squares (3 × 3 cm) in 10 colors mounted from left to right and top to bottom; selection of colour at random<
dimensions: 30 × 59.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse (pencil)] VH70-55 // herman de vries // 'random change'
current location: Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen/Weserburg, Bremen (on loan from BFA, Liempde 2018)
collecting history: collection Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Liempde (1994)
collection Riekje Swart, Amsterdam
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with Helena Hendriks (h)
photo/scan: courtesy BFA, Liempde
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Liempde
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.