In The Company Of...

Arnhem 1993

I commissioned seven classical sculptors to do my portrait. Audiotapes were incorporated in every bust’s plinth. By pressing a button the spectator would hear a story, a thought or an opinion- a commentary to each portrait, recorded by different people.

Credits

Commissioner: Bert van der Lingen, Nederlandse ambassadeur in Litouwen, Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken, Den Haag
Production: Yens & Yens en CM3 custom-made
Construction: Bussel Engineering
Photography: Andries de Marez Oyens