The Mask

Die Maske

Le masque

CR 315. Year 1985

Die Maske Jochen Gerz Cr 315 Web

That the mask is really meant to remind their "god" Immants, hopefully far in the future, of what he made (in his sleep): the world. If he actually wakes up. Like as not, the mask-makers also hope ...

Mixed Media Photograph

6 framed b+w photographs, 1 framed text (typed on paper, enlarged photograph), each 40,5 x 50,5 cm, total 123,5 x 153,5 cm

The text is typed in three languages.

Städtisches Museum Ratingen


Calais 1986 (Chartres 1986). Ratingen 1987. Utrecht 1987


I: Calais 1986, pp. 92-93. Utrecht 1987, pp. 64-65

V: Wolf 1992, p. 215

VI: Düsseldorf 1997, p. 108

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My name is Jochen Gerz