santuary Münster

catalogue number: hdv 1997.
date created: 1997
classification: installations
medium: brickwall, height 3 m, diameter 14 m, thickness 0.4 m sandstone crown, thickness 0.55 m; inscribed upon the sandstone ledge on top of the wall, above each of the four openings, are writings from the 'Tsá-upanishad'. Roughly translated, they say: "om. this is perfect; that is perfect; perfect comes from perfect; take perfect from perfect and the remainder is perfect."
dimensions: Ø14 m and height 3 m
signature and inscriptions:
current location: lawn between north garden of Schloß and Einsteinstraß e, Münster
collecting history:
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
exhibition catalogue Zeitgenössische Skulptur. Projekte in Münster 1997 [= Contemporary Sculpture. Projects in Münster 1997] Westfälisches Landesmuseum 22. Juni-28. September 1997 (Verlag Gerd Hatje : Ostfildern 1997) 430-435.
monograph herman de vries. chance and change (Thames & Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on pages 126-127.