Broken bass fiddle mounted on wood panel
Estate of the artist
“NBC Rage” was created at a television studio during the making of a documentary about French avant-garde art. Arman used destruction as another perspective through which to view an object seeing the different tactics of multiplication and destruction as closely related approaches to an object.
Nouveau Réalisme, Assemblage, Readymade and Found Object
Born: 17 November 1928, Nice, France
Died: 22 October 2005, New York, USA
Arman was an artist. He is renowned for moving from using objects for the ink or paint traces they leave to using the objects as artworks, Arman is best known for his Accumulations and destruction/recomposition of objects