#11 In the collection

Hans Eijkelboom submitted these ‘commercials’ for The Archives, in which he himself acted as a model.

The Archives

In the context of the 40th anniversary of Galerie Pennings we searched the archives. For example, we have found the old invitations to the exhibitions from the opening of the gallery in 1979. And with that the proof that artists like Christian Boltanski have exhibited here. (see blog #9). In the collection of Harry Pennings we came across a special book called ‘The Archives’.

On December 14, 2018, Hans Eijkelboom gave an artist talk at Pennings Foundation when we had just ‘discovered’ The Archives, to which he had contributed. We showed him the book and he recognized