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Pulling Mouth

Pulling Mouth

Bruce Nauman (in 1969)

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  • Lola K. asked

    Hello, do you have Bruce Nauman's "Mapping the Studio" (2001) or "Setting a Good Corner" (1999) in your collection? Hope to hear from you soon. Thank you, Lola

  • Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen answered

    Hi Lola, no these works are not part of our collection. Best, Rianne


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Title Pulling Mouth
Material and technique 16mm film, black and white, silent
Object type
Film > Audio-visual work > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Duration (min) 11
Duration (sec) 4
Artists Artist: Bruce Nauman
Accession number 96
Credits Purchased 1978, 2003
Department Modern Art
Acquisition date 1978
Creation date in 1969
Internal exhibitions Futuro, utopie in constructie (2011)
Alles kids (2016)
External exhibitions La La La Human Steps: A Selection from the Collection of Museum Boijmans van Beuningen (2012)
16mm film > Film (technique) > Technique > Material and technique
Black and white (film) > Image > Technique > Material and technique
Geographical origin The United States of America > North America > America

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Bruce Nauman

Fort Wayne 1941

Bruce Nauman initially studied mathematics at the university of Wisconsin, before studying art at the university of California. In 1965, Nauman stopped painting...

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