V12 Laraki

Eric van Hove, Belgian (born in Algeria, works in Brussels and Marakech), born 1975


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Mixed media (53 materials)

Overall: 43 5/16 × 35 7/16 × 33 7/8 in. (110 × 90 × 86 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund and through a gift from Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hazen, by exchange

Art © Eric van Hove. Photo by François Fernandez.



Place Made: Algeria, North Africa, Africa


21st century

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Not on view

Course History

HIST 63.2 , Reading Artifacts: The Material Culture of Science, Richard Kremer, Spring 2016

Exhibition History

Eric van Hove: Atchillitallah- On the Transformation of Things, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany, November 11, 2016-February 12, 2017.

Eric Van Hove: The Craft of Art, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 5-May 1, 2016.

Global Contemporary: A Focus on Africa; Dorothy and Churchill Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-December 8, 2019.

Inventory: New Works and Conversations around African Art, Friends Gallery/Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 16-March 13, 2016.

Marrakech Biennale, 2014, Marrakech, Morocco. Traveled to several European venues through the fall of 2015


The artist, Brussels, Belgium; purchased by the present collection, 2014.

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