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T IV 100

[Sans Titre]

[No Title]

February 1971

Work in situ

not completed for "The Guggenheim International Exhibition 1971," Solomon R. Guggenheim

Group exhibition

White acrylic paint on cotton canvas woven in alternating white and blue vertical stripes, each 8.7cm. (± 0.3), wide.

4'3 1/4" x 29' 9 3/4"

New York City, États-Unis


In reaction to this censorship, Daniel Buren decided not to install a second painting, which was supposed to be hung perpendicularly to the one located inside the museum between two buildings across the adjacent street - 88th St. between Madison and Fifth Avenue - .


* Buren, Daniel : Absence-présence, autour d'un détour, in Opus International, Paris : Opus International, n° 24-25, mai 1971, cit. p. 40-73

* Baldassari, Anne; Buren, Daniel : "Entrevue", in Daniel Buren / Entrevue : Conversations avec Anne Baldassari, Paris : Musée des Arts Décoratifs / Flammarion, 25 mars 1987, cit. p. 32, 35.

* Mazzola, Roberta : Daniel Buren, in Oggi per domani : Cinque artisti contemporranei nelle Collezione BSI = Today for Tomorrow : Five Contemporary Artists from the BSI Collection, Milan : Skira, 2001, italien, anglais, cit. p. 23-24, repr. p. 25.

private collector, Paris, France