back to the shelf

BOMBARDMENT

Low-budget exhibition with performance on a heap of rubble by 'Jong Talent' members on the occasion of the 40th commemoration of the bombardment of Rotterdam.

Gallery Black Cat, Mauritsweg 56, Rotterdam.

May 14-16, 1980

Bombardment souvenirs:

 

Invitation for the exhibition: printed zip-bag filled with ashes.

10 x 16,5 cm / edition: 150 copies.

 

(this street was bombed by the Germans)

Stickers, left on locations in the Rotterdam centre where the Germans dropped their bombs in 1940.

5 x 10 cm / edition: 300 copies

 

'n-bom eindelijk gevallen'(neutron bomb finally dropped)

Poster 50 x 65 cm / silk screen / edition: 25 copies

 

 

"Puin storten op stoep" (dump rubble on pavement)

Delivery receipt issued by the firm Wijnstekers, dated May 14, 1980.

 

Gallery owner Hans Rothmeijer kneels before the altar.