Weiss

CR 477. Year 1967

Weiss 1
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White

...he brings work and the image back to their origin. "Weiss" ("white") is composed of letters: signs. White is only understandable through its opposite: black as a picture. Form gains meaning only in its context on the surface, in relationship to other forms, in signs and images, not through itself. The letters remain what they are: inanimate form. They take on their content through the eyes of the viewer.

Andreas Vowinkel 1992

Categories

Visual Poetry

Collage cuttings (Letraset) on tracing paper, 6 sheets, each 27 x 21 cm 

Exhibitions

Zaragoza 1969 

Bibliography

VI: Neuwied und Berlin 1971, pp. 8-13

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My name is Jochen Gerz