remember art

French Wall # 59

CR 573. Year 1975

Remember Art French W59 Jochen Gerz Cr 573 Web

remember art
“disappearing event” for M. Shiomi

The ephemeral, unclear, vague element in Gerz’s pictures is a reference to the limits of the work of art. Not in the intent to worship the work of art, but with the aim of an ambivalent interpretation of what one sees. These are fragments of reality, of live, ...

Friedemann Malsch 1988



Flypaper, text (handwriting), cardboard, wooden frame, 30 x 40 cm, dated and signed lower right: Jochen Gerz 1975

Collection Lisbeth Waechter-Böhm, Wien


Karlsruhe 1975 (Duisburg 1975/1976. Braunschweig 1976). Nürnberg 1996/1997 (Düsseldorf 1997. Saint-Etienne 1997).


I: Karlsruhe 1975, p. 149. Düsseldorf 1997, pp. 134-135

II: Mersmann 1976, p. 25

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My name is Jochen Gerz