Spatial Poem No. 1 / Word Event

Mieko (Chieko) Shiomi, Japanese, born 1938

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original 1965; artist's edition 1980

World map on white board, map drawn with black marker or pen, small printed flags, and straight pins

Edition made by Mieko (Chieko) Shiomi, Osaka, 1980

Overall: 13 x 18 1/16 x 7/8 in. (33 x 45.8 x 2.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

GM.989.12.4A

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

20th century

Object Name

Fluxus

Classification

Fluxus

Not on view

Inscription

SPATIAL POEM No. 1 / word event / by Chieko Shiomi / This event was done through March, / April and May, 1965. Some of the / words already might not be at the / place described, some might change / its place in the near future, or some / might stay there for a long time from / now....some flags being monuments. / ....some still indicating the real place.

Course History

PHIL 23, Art and Aesthetics, John Kulvicki, Winter 2015

PHIL 23, The Philosophy of Art, John Kulvicki, Winter 2014

FILM 48, SART 17, New Media Theory & Practice, Mary Flanagan, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

Sculpture and Sculptor's Drawings, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, SArt 16, 21, and 73, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 20-October 7, 1996.

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

Publication History

Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009 p.139, no.112.

Barbara Moore, ReFlux Editions, 351 West 30 St., New York, Catalogue no. 3, Fall 1988, no. 18/20.

Provenance

Bound & Unbound, New York; sold to present collection, 1989.

Catalogue Raisonne

J. Hendricks, Fluxus Codex, New York, 1988, p. 479-481, no. 410.1.

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