David Tremlett b.1945
T01743 Green 1972
81 thirty-five mm. colour slides to be projected continuously. Purchased from the artist (Grant-in-Aid) 1973.
Exh: Museum of Modern Art, New York, March–April 1973.
Lit: As for T01742.
The following notes, based on conversations with the artist in May 1973 and April 1974, have been approved by him.
Like T01742 (‘The Spring Recordings’), T01743 is concerned with Tremlett’s response to the countryside. The two works complement one another. Most but not all of the colour slides in T01743 were taken on the journey during which ‘The Spring Recordings’ were made, but no such slide is necessarily of a location at which a sound recording was made, there is not one slide per county, and Tremlett does not have a list of the locations. The subject of the work is greenness…