Fingerbox, between 1964 and 1965

  • George Maciunas, American, 1931 - 1978
  • Ay-O, Japanese, born 1931

Vinyl, wood, plastic, metal

  • Overall (case): 4 × 18 × 12 inches (10.2 × 45.7 × 30.5 cm)

Gift of Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman Fluxus Foundation

2008.457

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Fluxus
  • Metal
  • Plastic
  • Wood
  • Vinyl
  • Boxes (containers)
  • Sculpture
  • Attaché case

Inscribed, on case lid: Ayo's Finger Box Inscribed, inside lid: Ayo | put finger in hole Inscribed, on bottom: Ayo's Finger Box N XV

2008-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Hendricks, Jon. Fluxus Etc. Detroit, 1981, p. 66 (ill.). Hendricks, Jon. Fluxus Codex. New York, 1988, pp. 175-176 (ill.).

Ay-O; George Maciunas, Fingerbox, between 1964 and 1965, vinyl, wood, plastic, metal. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman Fluxus Foundation, 2008.457.