4 - 5 November 2014
George Rickey (1907-2002)
Two planes vertical - diagonal II
kinetic sculpture - stainless steel
500 cm. high
Conceived in 1968 and cast in 1969, this piece is unique
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1969.
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Kassel, Documenta IV, 27 June-6 October 1968 (a slightly smaller version exhibited).
Berlin, Haus am Waldsee, George Rickey, 14 February-30 March 1969, no. 33.
'Motion itself as a component of expressive art is not new. We have had dancers for thousands of years.'
(George Rickey quoted on: http://www.georgerickey.org/idea.html, visited on 18 September 2014)
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