to be all ways to be

catalogue number: hdv 1974.08.
date created: 1974
classification: prints
medium: black ink on rice paper with text 'to be / to be / all / to be / ways / to be / all / to be / to be'
dimensions: (9 ×) 19.8 × 13.8 cm
signature and inscriptions: []
edition: only one copy made out of the remnants of the publication to be all ways to be
published by herman de vries
printed by Sangam-Press : Kathmandu 1974
current location: Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen/Weserburg, Bremen (on loan from BFA, Tilburg 2018)
collecting history: collection Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Tilburg
Galerie Michèle Zeller, Bern
related works: to be all ways to be, volume 2 of the series 'temporary travelling press publications' (1974)
photo/scan: courtesy Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen, Bremen
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art BFA, Tilburg
exhibition history
1998 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm
2014 'Van Picasso tot Sol LeWitt. Het kunstenaarsboek na 1950', Museum Meermanno, The Hague [group]
2018 'herman de vries. Taken from Nature: Artists Books, Editions, and drawings. Works from the Collection of the Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art', Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen / Weserburg, Bremen
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit (Stadt Ulm : Ulm 1998) image repr. on pages 38-39.
monograph herman de vries (Galerie Aline Vidal/Anthèse : Paris 2000) image repr. on page 70-71.
monograph Mel Gooding, herman de vries. chance and change (Thames and Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on page 84.
collection catalogue José Brokken-Zijp und 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) images repr. on page 164, 164.