MESCHAC GABA, Untitled, 1997
1,2 x 5,9 x 3,9 cm
22 safety pins with banknote particles, plastic box
signed on lid
published by the artist
Collection K. van Gelder, Amsterdam
In 1997 various items of banknotes were offered at one of the annual Open Ateliers of the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. This transparent box produced in a small edition was offered for sale in the studio of Meschac Gaba. They were stuck into Benin banknote particles in the shape of a tiny circle.