Peeping in the Vacuum Left in that Space of “Darker than Blueness.”

On, Of, For, With Ben Patterson

Benjamin Patterson with George Maciunas, Dick Higgins, Wolf Vostell, and Emmett Williams performing Philip Corner’s Piano Activities at Fluxus Internationale Festspiele Neuester Musik in Weisbaden in 1962.

Johnny Dyani Quartet → Song for Biko

Paper Piece, 1961

performance, from the journal ich bin schön

Variations for Double-bass, 1961

performed in Cologne.

Benjamin Patterson’s Variations for Double Bass, 1961, performed by Damon Smith


The concert was part of the exhibition Benjamin Patterson: Born in the State of FLUX/us November 6, 2010 – January 23, 2011 at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.

Lick Piece, 1964

performance, Canal Street, New York

Methods and Processes, 1962

My Grand 70th Birthday Party Tour, 2003

ink on paper, plastic, mixed media, 59.5 x 82.5 cm.

Museum for the Subconscious, Entrance Wiesbaden, 2012

Curtis Mayfield → We the People Who Are Darker Than Blue

When Elephants Fight, It Is the Frogs That Suffer, 2016-17

sonic graffiti, sixteen channel video installation

Byzantine and Christian Museum (Gardens), Athens, documenta 14

Digital Companion


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