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Title: Ray Johnson portfolio from Concrete Poetry Catalogue
Artist: Ray Johnson
Writer: Michael Morris
Curator: Alvin Balkind
Location: Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, UBC
Fonds: Belkin, 13.4 - 5.5
Publisher: O'Brien Press Limited, Vancouver
Size: 21.60 × 27.90 cm
More Information: Ray Johnson, May 11, 1968 letter to Michael Morris in response to a reproduction of Morris’ painting, The Problem of Nothing, 1967 reproduced in Art Forum. This letter kicked off correspondence art in Vancouver. Collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery Archives, Belkin Art Gallery Fond, 13.4-5.6. Courtesy of the Estate of Ray Johnson at Richard L. Feigen & Co.Further Research: Expanded Literary Practices
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