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Blank, Irma, 1934-



  • Existence: 1934

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

Avant-testo , 2002

Identifier: CC-46936-49673
Scope and Contents This book was published on the occasion of an exhibition of Irma Balnk at the Galleria Spaziotemperaneo di Milano in November 2002. In his essay Gillo Dorfles describes Irma Blank's techniques for the blue paintings. "Indeed the artist uses both hands to fill with signs the vast canvases and the series of polyester sheets, all realized with a wholly manual, or rather 'corporal' technique. In fact, holding a bunch of ball-point pens in each hand, and giving each of these a synchronous rotary movement from the edge towards the centre, in close correspondence with her respiration and heartbeats, she impresses on the surface of the canvas, of polyester sheet, skeins of bright, stratified colours that - as the writing proceeds - thicken until they cover the whole surface of the painting, while maintaining imperceptible openings between one line and another: this is, in a sense, the breathing (the einatmen, or inhalation, and ausatmen, or exhalation) of the colour." -- Source of...
Dates: 2002

Brache di Gutenberg, Le: Cronaca: No Words (Deluxe Edition). No.31 / Irma Blank., 1994

Identifier: CC-24052-24502
Scope and Contents

The text is "Everybody's Autobiography" by Gertrude Stein. Each facing page is replicated in cancelled, abstract calligraphic markings by Blank. An original cancelled drawing is included of page 153. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1994

Des Livres Muets, Livres en Langue Europeene: Libri Muti, Libri in Lingue Europea / Bentivoglio, Mirella; Depero F; Aubertin B; Blank I; Gut E; Ulrichs T; Gibbs M; Bory JF; Broodthaers M; Mallarme S; Badura M; Chrissicopoulos S; Schodl G., 1987

Identifier: CC-23407-23851
Scope and Contents

Article includes illustrations of F. Depero's "Volume Imbullonato," and E. Pouchard's "Legeres Paroles," which are held by the Sackner Archive. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1987

Du Livre / Michel Giroud, curator ; Andre Belleguie, curator ; Altmann R ; Aubertin D ; Blank I ; Boetti A ; Phillips T ; Gette PA ; Skuber B ; Blaine J ; Bory JF ; Blank I ; Broodthaers M ; DeCampos A ; Carrion U ; deCharmoy C ; Chopin H ; Darboven H ; Deisler G ; Hansen A ; Hubaut J ; Isou I ; Agius J ; Alocco M ; Ayme A ; Bartolini L ; Beuys J ; Calle S ; Clareboudt J ; Dietman E ; Duchene G ; Frydman M ; Gerz J ; Heibel A ; Janicot F ; Lai M ; LeGac J ; Messager A ; Parant JL ; Stuart M ; Vostell W ; Aballea M ; Acconci V ; Adrian P ; Art & Language ; Baxter I ; Below P ; Blaine J ; Boehmler C ; Brecht G ; Brehmer KP ; Brouwn S ; Brus G ; Soh B ; Byars JL ; Castro L ; Cavellini GA ; Corner P ; Diacono M ; Dibbets J ; Disler M ; Dotremont C ; Downsborough P ; Dufrene F ; Feldmann HP ; Filliou R ; Gilbert & George ; Gerstner K ; Gerz J ; Ginzberg C ; Graham D ; Hains R ; Villegle J ; Hansen A ; Harvey M ; Heidsieck B ; Higgins D ; Huebler D ; Iannone D ; Jones B ; Kaprow A ; Kawara O ; Hodell A ; Fahlstrom O ; Kern WB ; Knizak M ; Kopcke A ; Kirkeby P ; Kosuth J ; Kozlowski J ; Ladik K ; Lax R ; Kolar J ; Letaillieur F ; LeWitt S ; Long R ; Lloyd G ; Labelle-Rojoux A ; Mallander J ; Matta-Clark G ; Lucchini P ; Merz M ; Miccini E ; Nannucci M ; Nauman B ; Opalka R ; Padin C ; Paolini G ; Penck A ; Pezold F ; Podolski S ; Pomerand G ; Pozzi L ; Rabascall J ; Raetz M ; Ruscha E ; Rosz M ; Ruch G ; Ruhm G ; Sarmiento J ; Satie A ; Schmit T ; Spoerri D ; Spacagna J ; Topor R ; Tot E ; Tuttle R ; Ulrichs T ; Vaccari F ; Valoch J ; Ben ; Voss J ; Williams E ; Wolman G ; Pavl A ; Staeck K ; Roth D., 1982

Identifier: CC-15735-16064
Scope and Contents

This is a copiously illustrated catalogue of unique and editioned artist books and unique book objects made by an international group of artists. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1982

Geiger Sperimentale: And so on..... No.31 / Irma Blank., 1974

Identifier: CC-10608-10815
Scope and Contents

All the pages are filled with small calligraphic markings. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1974

Geiger Sperimentale: ( ). No.37 / Irma Blank., 1975

Identifier: CC-10107-10308
Scope and Contents

The text consists of calligraphic markings formatted into paragraphs without any punctuation marks. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1975

hdjt ljr / Blank, Irma., 2001

Identifier: CC-37022-38855
Scope and Contents

The complete text is composed to the letters c,d,h,j,l,t and r. The drawing in this limited edition is on the title page and consists of printed letters that read, HNJT IDJRJC LRID J JC HCJ.... -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2001

Nos / Bentivoglio M ; Blank I ; Hatherly A ; DeSa N ; Binga T ; Radin B ; Danon B ; Miccini E ; Padin C ; Vigo EA ; Diotallevi M ; Perfetti M ; Lora-Totino A ; Miglietta E ; Gut E ; Bugatti C ; Lubrano C ; Pignotti L ; Baroni V., 1991

Identifier: CC-05568-5675
Scope and Contents

Exhibition was curated by Chiara Diamantini. The first section, Fe/Mail Art, consists of works done solely by women artists. The second section, Dedicato Donna, consists of works made by both male and female artists whose images all contain women either in a realistic, abstract or concrete poetic mode. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1991

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Calligraphic markings 8
Critical text 7
Visual poetry 7
Artist book (limited edition) 5
Artist book (citation) 4