Bueys: Writings – Anne Marie Butler



Joseph Beuys

“Rückenstütze eines feingliederigen Menschen (Hasentypus) aus dem 20. Jh. p. Chr. (Backrest for a Fine-Limbed Person [Hare-type] of the 20th C. A.D.)”


Cast iron 

39 x 17 x 6.25 inches



Through a critique of capitalism as a system of methodological and purposeful waste and his idea of “work for others,” Beuys lands somewhere not in between, but outside of, both (Eastern) communism and (Western) capitalism. 

Continue reading “Bueys: Writings – Anne Marie Butler”