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air - the music of sound 2

catalogue number: hdv 2017.072.1
date created: 2017
classification: audiovisual works
work type: sound work
medium: LP with spoken texts by herman de vries: "infinity - infinity" [5:26] for the Biennale Venice 2015 and recorded January 30 2015 and "hear my breathe - i'm alive!" [14:06] recorded June 6th 2016; in beige cover with series of photographs on the reverse (by Joana Schwender)
dimensions: 31.5 × 31.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: signed and numbered on the reverse (graphite pencil)
edition: recorded at linon studio, schonungen/lutz oldemeier / foto & flyer joana schwender / eschenau edition n/ © herman de vries 2017
edition 108, numbered 1/108-108/108
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collecting history:
related works: the spoken text by herman de vries: "infinity - infinity" [5:26] was for the first time presented during the exhibition 'i am' in Diepenheim (2011) [here presented with sound] and again for the Biennale Venice 2015
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/Joana Schwender
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2011 'herman de vries. i am', Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim ["infinity - infinity"]
2015 'herman de vries. to be all ways to be', Biennale Arte 2015, Dutch Pavilion, Venice ["infinity - infinity"]
2020 'Lucht', Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen ["hear my breathe - i'm alive!"] [group]
2021 'herman de vries - vergehen (passing)', Museum für Sepulkralkultur, Kassel
2022 'herman de vries * vergaan', Nederlands Uitvaart Museum Tot Zover, Amsterdam
published references
flyer 'air - the music of sund 2'.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries * vergaan (Nederlands Uitvaart Museum Tot Zover : Amsterdam 2022) image repr. on page 40 (catalogue number 9).