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· #john baldessari
#the cremation project
#conceptual art
#1970s
#cremation project
#painting
#sculpture

John Baldessari - The Cremation Project, 1970

Baldessari cremated all of his early paintings in 1970, gathering them in an urn, and then even released an obituary for them in the paper. Later on, he baked cookies out of the ashes. 

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