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Title

"No!" says THE SIGNIFIED NO. 2

Artist

Arakawa

Date

1973

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
'No!' says THE SIGNIFIED NO. 2, Arakawa
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Medium: Paintings | acrylic, oil on canvas, Styrofoam
Size: unframed 74.625 x 106.25 x 1.4375 inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: In paint, middle stretcher bar "(NO!! says the signified) ARAKAWA"; In paint, middle stretcher bar "(NO!! says the signified) ARAKAWA"
Physical Description: Background composed of washes of violet, green, and blue. From Upper to Mid dle in white running in horizontalrows " When 'Always and Not'/ Signif Something/'The Signified or if'/ Belongs to the/ Have We Met Before?" tex is broken by lines and spatters of paint. Lower in black "When 'Alway and Not' signifies something 'The signified or if' Belongs to the zero set! Have we met before?
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Miles Q. Fiterman, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.163
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Arakawa, American, Japan, 1936 - 2010
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, Japan, 1936 - 2010
Added to Site: March 1, 2009