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A SHIPPING CRATE (AS BROODTHAERS EXPLAINS IT)

Three existing shipping crates of approximately similar measures once used for transporting artworks by Marcel Broodthaers, Kris Van Dessel and Peter Lemmens. Three bastard shipping crates are created by taking three times two panel from the existing crate. 

A manual, in Chinese, explains how to mount and dismount these bastard crates.

The work was put up for sale on Ebay.

 

3 crates, manual / dimensions variable, 43,9 x 28,6 cm, 93,7 x 138 x 27,4 cm (crate 1 Marcel DAT), 94 x 137,7 x 29,5 cm (crate 2 Marcel FRAGILE), 94,4 x 138 x 27,4 cm (crate 3 Peter ARCO), 2017.

 

In collaboration with Peter Lemmens.

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