T03650 Harmonica Curse 1981
76 Polaroid photographs each 109 x 90 (4 1/4 x 3 1/2) and 74 audio cassettes each 69 x 108 x 16 (2 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 5/8) in an edition of five
Inscribed (see below)
Purchased from Audio Arts (Grant-in-Aid) 1983
All quotations from the artist come from a letter to the compiler postmarked 29 August 1988.
The dates inscribed on the 76 Polaroid photographs indicate that T03610 was made between 14 February and 7 August 1985. The artist has signed each photograph at the bottom, adding 'Harmonica Curse' and the number of each photograph. Along the edge of each photograph he has inscribed the date and a place name. These vary between 'Hamburg' (photo 25), 'Mosfellssveit' (photos 26-31, 'Vera t¢k Myndina' (photos 48, 73, 75), Mozo (photo 6s), 'Bj?rn t¢k Myndina' (photo 62), 'Basel' (photo 76), while the majority of the photographs are inscribed with the place names 'Bali' or 'Bala'. The artist writes ' "Bali" is the name of the house in Iceland where I live when there ..…