Franz West

Franz West: Rest

September 26, 1994 - June 26, 1995



On the rooftop of Dia, West installed twenty-seven welded steel couches with cotton slipcovers and accompanying tables. West invited the viewer to participate and interact with the objects.



Funding for this project has been provided by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Austrian Cultural Institute, New York, and the Austrian Ministry of Education and Art. It originated at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and has been reconceived for Dia.

Covers designed and fabricated by Gilbert Bretterbauer.

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