Grundriss New Babylon über Slotermeer, ca. 1958/61

Constant (1920-2005)

Plattegrond New Babylon Slotermeer / Grundriss New Babylon über Slotermeer, ca. 1966

Photographer: Tom Haartsen © Constant/Fondation Constant c/o Pictoright Amsterdam 2015

Gelatin Silver Print on fiber-based, developing out paper and watercolor, adhered overall to a secondary support made from wood pulp, 100,5 x 100,2 x 1,5 cm

Provenance

  • Collection Fondation Constant
  • Longterm loan to Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam, 2008 - 2015

Exhibited

  • 1965, October 1 – November 21, ‘Constant’, Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands
  • 1966, February 26 – March 24, ‘Constant’, Provinciaal/Noordbrabants Museum ‘s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
  • 1967, November 18 – December 10, ‘Constant – New Babylon, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
  • 1998, November 21 – 1999, January 10, 'Constant – New Babylon', Witte de With, Center for contemporary art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Literature

  • L.J.F. Wijsenbeek, Constant Nieuwenhuys, Jos de Gruyter & Hein van Haaren, 'Constant' [exhib.cat], Haags Gemeentemuseum, October 1 – November 21, 1965, cat. nr. 191
  • J.W.M. van Haaren and Constant Nieuwenhuys, 'Constant – paintings, gouaches, constructions, models from Cobra to New Babylon' [exhib.cat.], Provinciaal/Noordbrabants Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands, February 26 – March 25, 1966, cat. nr. 98
  • Morton Krohg & Constant Nieuwenhuys, “Constant – New Babylon”, [exhib. cat.], Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, cat.nr. 29 (Sektorgruppe, Kart)

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