Games and Puzzles: Name Kit, between 1965 and 1967

  • George Maciunas, American, 1931 - 1978
  • George Brecht, American, 1926 - 2008

Plastic, wood, paper, lead, and ink

  • Framed: Overall: 1 × 5 × 4 inches (2.5 × 12.7 × 10.2 cm)

Gift of Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman Fluxus Foundation

2008.464

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Fluxus
  • Mah jongg
  • Plastic
  • Wood
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Lead
  • Letters (signs)
  • Words
  • Dice
  • Game pieces
  • Instructions
  • Game

Provenance

2009-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Hendricks, Jon, ed. Fluxus Etc. Detroit, 1981, p. 80 (ill.). Hendricks, Jon. Fluxus Codex. New York, 1988, p. 200.

Rights Status

George Brecht; George Maciunas, Games and Puzzles: Name Kit, between 1965 and 1967, plastic, wood, paper, lead, and ink. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman Fluxus Foundation, 2008.464.