Colloquium: Franz Erhard Walther’s First Work Set: Actions, Instructions, and Presence, 1963–1969

Saturday, September 17, 2011, 11am–5pm    add to my calendar

<p>Franz Erhard Walther, <i>Kopf Leib Glieder</i>, 1967. "Franz Erhard Walther: Work<br>  
as Action," Beacon, NY. Courtesy Dia Art Foundation, NY. Photo: Paula Court.
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Franz Erhard Walther, Kopf Leib Glieder, 1967. "Franz Erhard Walther: Work
as Action," Beacon, NY. Courtesy Dia Art Foundation, NY. Photo: Paula Court.

 
 
 

Stimulated by a desire to provoke new English-language scholarship on and inquiry into Franz Erhard Walther’s oeuvre, this colloquium takes the exhibition "Work As Action" as an opportunity to invite writers, curators, scholars, fellow artists, and the public to respond directly to the landmark 58-element work First Work Set—exhibited for the first time in its totality in the United States since 1969.

 

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Conversation between Franz Erhard Walther and Jennifer Winkworth

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