On Kawara

(Japan 24 Dec 1932 – 27 Jun 2014)

One million years (past and future)

Location
Not on display
Further information

Recorded for the 2002 exhibition Documenta 11 in Kassel, Germany, these CDs contain the voices of people reading dates from On Kawara’s One million years – past and One million years – future, with female and male voices alternating.

Year
2002
Media
Time-based art, Installation
Medium
single channel digital sound, 32 compact discs in wooden box
Dimensions
duration: 01:00:00 hr per CD, 32:00:00 hr total, 13.9 x 34.8 x 14.8 cm overall
Credit
Mervyn Horton Bequest Fund 2016
Accession number
236.2016.a-hh
Copyright
© On Kawara Estate