• Short Summary

    VISNEWS WAS HONOURED IN PARIS YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). BY ONE OF THE MOST ECCENTRIC OF PARIS'?

  • Description

    VISNEWS WAS HONOURED IN PARIS YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). BY ONE OF THE MOST ECCENTRIC OF PARIS' MANY ECCENTRIC ARTISTS.

    EXILED DANE ERIC MUNSTER, WHO DESCRIBES HIMSELF AS AN EXPONENT OF "EXPLOSIVE ART," HAS BRANCHED OUT FURTHER WHIT ANOTHER OFF-BEAT WORK.

    IT CONSISTS OF PIECES OF POTTERY SET IN A PLASTERED - COVERED PIECE OF TIMBER. HE CALLS IT A PAINTING. TO PRODUCE IT TAKES A BIT OF EXERCISE.

    MOLTEN PLASTER IS POURED OVER A WOODEN BOARD, WHICH IS THEN PLACED BENEATH A WALL. MUNSTER, WHO HAS LIVED IN PARIS FOR SEVERAL YEARS NOW, THEN TAKES AN OLD PIECE OF POTTERY AND HURLS IT AT THE WALL.

    THE SHATTERED FRAGMENTS DROP INTO THE MOLTEN PLASTER. WHEN IT HAS SET, THE VISNEWS 'PAINTING' IS COMPLETED. AND THE PRICE: 5,000 NEW FRANCS, S'IL VOUS PLAIT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA12PK6ZCT3K6LELQO4PTMQERN0
    Media URN:
    VLVA12PK6ZCT3K6LELQO4PTMQERN0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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