Hanne Darboven (1941-2009)
Opus 60, Symphony for 120 players (1990)
Hanne Darboven, Opus 60, Symphony for 120 players
Junge Sinfonie Berlin, Conductor: Aurélien Bello
Comes with the book "Hanne Darboven: Hommage à Picasso"
Hanne Darboven’s installation Hommage à Picasso, a commissioned work for the Deutsche Guggenheim, documents the last decade of the twentieth century on 9,720 of the artist’s signature sheets of paper with handwritten numeric writing. At the Deutsche Bank’s VIP Lounge at Frieze New York 2012 a selection of 12 panels is shown. They encompass the year 1990, each sheet presents a single day with the date handwritten four times vertically, and each panel is comprised of all the sheets for a single month. Visitors to the lounge also have the possibility to listen to Darboven’s Opus 60, a symphony for 120 players. In its lounge at Frieze New York, Deutsche Bank shows selected works from the corporate collection by artists like Gerhard Richter, John Cage, Christian Marclay, Xaviera Simmons, and Jennie C. Jones that are all dedicated to the theme of music.
Opus 17a [70'00"]
Opus 17a for double bass perfomed by Robert Black
Produced by Jonathan Bepler
Recorded at Aardvark Studio,New York
Produced in association with the exbition "Kulturgeschichte 1880-1983,1980-83" at Dia Center for the Arts, March 28, 1996-June 29,1997.
First performed at the opening of Darboven's exhibition at Dia on Wednesday, May 1, 1996.
Hanne Darboven in The UbuWeb Anthology of Conceptual Writing
Hanne Darboven in UbuWeb Historical