LAND ART, Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum, Berlin, 1969

Artists: Marinus Boezem, Jan Dibbets, Barry Flanagan, Michael Heizer, Richard Long, Walter De Maria, Dennis Oppenheim, Robert Smithson

Screening: Television program, Sender Freies Berlin March 28, 1969, 9 p.m.

Dimensions: 59.1 x 42 cm

Further Information: “Die Eröffnung wird vom SFB aufgezeichnet und … zusammen mit der Fernsehausstellung LAND ART im 1. Programm ausgestrahlt.” [The opening will be recorded by SFB and screened together with the television exhibition LAND ART in the 1. Program] In close collaboration with the artists, who each prepared a work for this particular show, in 1969 Gerry Schum organized and curated the exhibition specifically for television. In 1970, he launched his Video Galerie Gerry Schum in Düsseldorf.

Images: The invitation card is part of the online collection of Archiv der Avantgarden, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden. The poster on this page and the post cards in the box on the right are part of the Sammlung Marzona, Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

Dennis OppenheimJan DibbetsRichard LongRobert Smithson


Each artist designed an invitation post card for the LAND ART exhibition at the Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum. Below you can see two of the cards, one by Jan Dibbets and one by Barry Flanagan, both located in the collection Marzona at the (and courtesy of) Kunstbibliothek of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.