Games and Puzzles, Fluxus CL (Name Kit)

George Brecht, American, 1926 - 2008



Plastic box containing die, scrabble letter, clear blue plastic cube, etc., and blue paper printed: "name kit / Spell your name"

Overall: 3 5/8 × 4 3/4 × 7/8 in. (9.2 × 12.1 × 2.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Friedman Family



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Imprinted in various fonts and point sizes on paper label adhered to top of box: Games & Puzzles by George Brecht Fluxus CL

Exhibition History

"Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life" Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 16-August 7, 2011; Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, New York, September 9-December 3, 2011; University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan, February 25-May 20 2012, check list number 112.

Publication History

Jacquelynn Baas, Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, pp. 79-82, ill. p. 80, p. 127, checklist no. 112.


Friedman Family; given to present collection, 1986.

Catalogue Raisonne

J. Hendricks, Fluxus Codex, New York, 1988, p. 201, no. 58-59.

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