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La conformació del cap, 1994

The Conformation of the Head, 1994
Installation, Variable dimensions

I believe the poet today must broaden his field, get out of books and put himself forward with all the means provided by society itself and which he can use as unusual vehicles, infusing them with an ethical content which society does not confer on them. That is the starting point of the experiments in visual poetry which, in my opinion, has become the experimental poetry of our time. The search for a new ground between the visual and the semantic.

Joan Brossa, 1987


Technical details

Original title:
La conformació del cap
Registration number:
1813
Artist:
Brossa, Joan
Date created:
1994
Date acquired:
2001
Status:
On loan
Fonds:
MACBA Collection. Barcelona City Council long-term
Object type:
Installation
Media:
Throne and American barber chair
Dimensions:
Variable dimensions
Credits:
MACBA Collection. Barcelona City Council long-term loan
Copyright:
© Fundació Joan Brossa, VEGAP, Barcelona
It has accessibility resources:
No

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