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Maker(s):Buren, Daniel
Culture:French (1938-)
Title:Projet pour Amherst
Date Made:1987
Materials:Colored marker, pencil, and adhesive dots
Measurements:Frame: 23 1/2 in x 29 1/4 in x 1 5/16 in; 59.7 cm x 74.3 cm x 3.3 cm; Sheet: 31 7/8 in x 27 15/16 in; 81 cm x 71 cm
Accession Number:  UM 2014.20
Credit Line:Gift of the artist
Museum Collection:  University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

Colorful preparatory sketch of a changable installation piece including floorplan and 3-d views.

Label Text:
Exhibition Label, 40 Years / 40 Artists, January 22–March 8, 2015:
This is a preparatory drawing by internationally renowned French Conceptual artist Daniel Buren for his 1987 exhibition METAMORPHOSES - 987WORKS IN SITU, which consisted of modular units of striped materials attached to a wooden framework creating an enterable structure. - Loretta Yarlow

architecture; conceptual art; installations

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