From his place

Von seinem Platz

Photo/Text # 67

CR 201. Year 1976

Von Seinen Platz Photo T Jochen Gerz Cr 201 Web

From his place on the roof of the house he could look out over the bay and the raising mountains on the right. The day before there had been a fire, above the place where the highway disappears into ...



5 framed b+w photographs, 1 framed text (typed on paper), each 13,5 x 18,5 cm, total 27,8 x 83,6 cm, non-exhibited left-right reversed manuscript (ink on paper), stamped: gelebt/nicht gelebt, signed and dated leftright reversed: Jochen Gerz 24/5/76

In addition to the German original a French exhibition version exists at Studio Gerz. As well an English translation has been authorized.


Hannover 1978. Esslingen 1994 (Göppingen 1994)


I: Hannover 1978, pp. 80-83. Spenge 1980, pp. 40-43. Esslingen 1994, p. 90

II: Mulders 1978, p. 13. Kipphoff 1981, p. 39

IV: Caroli 1979, pp. 50-51

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My name is Jochen Gerz