Friday, December 18, 2009

Yves Klein (1928-1962)

Yves Klein Saut Dans Le Vide (Leap Into the Void), 1960. Photomontage by Harry Shunk.
Yves Klein at the Centre d’Essai du Gaz de France, Plaine Saint-Denis, 1961.
Yves Klein, Anthropometry ANT 85, 1960. 155.5 x 352.5cm.

"...and considering what is more that as a result of the labors left unfinished crowned by the Acacacacademy of Anthropopopometry of Essy-in-Possy of Testew and Cunard it is established beyond all doubt all other doubt than that which clings to the labors of men..." -Samuel Beckett, Waiting For Godot, 1952.

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