Fluxus I

LaMonte Young, American, born 1935, Emmett Williams, American, 1925 - 2007, Robert Watts, American, 1923 - 1988, Ben Vautier, French (born Italy), born 1935, Mieko (Chieko) Shiomi, Japanese, born 1938, Tomas Schmit, German, 1943 - 2006, Takako Saito, Japanese, born 1929, Benjamin Patterson, American, 1934 - 2016, Nam June Paik, American (born South Korea), 1932 - 2006, Jackson MacLow, American, 1922 - 2004, Gyorgy Ligeti, Austrian, 1923 - 2006, Shigeko Kubota, Japanese, 1937 - 2015, Takehisa Kosugi, Japanese, 1938 - 2018, Alison Knowles, American, born 1933, Joseph John Jones, American, 1909 - 1963, Dick Higgins, American, 1938 - 1998, Sohei Hashimoto, Japanese, born 1943, Brion Gysin, American, 1916 - 1986, Robert Filliou, French, 1926 - 1987, Congo, Unknown, 20th century, Stanley Brouwn, Dutch, born 1935, George Brecht, American, 1926 - 2008, Ay-O, Japanese, born 1931, George Maciunas, American, 1931 - 1978

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about 1964, later assembling by Jean Brown

Wooden box containing paperbound book of interleaved pages and inserts with works by various artists fastened with three metal nuts-and-bolts

Overall: 8 11/16 × 9 7/16 × 2 3/8 in. (22 × 24 × 6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the William S. Rubin Fund

GM.987.44.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Fluxus

Classification

Fluxus

Not on view

Inscription

George Maciunas, Editor

Exhibition History

Fluxibit, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4-May 10, 1992.

"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 4.

Publication History

Lee Michaelides, "The Stuff of Art", Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, Hanover: Dartmouth Printing Co., October 1992, Vol 85, No. 2, p. 28.

Jacquelynn Baas, Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, p. 52, p. 87, checklist no. 4.

Provenance

George Maciunas to Larry Miller, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

GM.987.44.1.1-60

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