Gleichzeitigkeitsstück (Nr. 23, 1. Werksatz)
The Van Abbemuseum Collection consists of over 2800 artworks. We publish texts and images on an ongoing basis, but this record is currently in the process of being documented.
Franz Erhard Walther designed fifty-eight individual objects in cloth, comprising a ‘work set’. The objects are completed through the visitor’s use.
#23: Gleichzeitigkeitsstück (Simultaneity Piece)
Four participants lie between two layers of cloth, on their backs, with their heads towards each other to render silence palpable. In this imaginative act, a mental connection forms between the participants.
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