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Lawrence Weschler, author of Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees: Over Thirty Years of Conversations with Robert Irwin, discusses the experience of viewing Robert Irwin’s Scrim Veil—Black Rectangle—Natural Light, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1977.
On the occasion of the reinstallation of Robert Irwin: Scrim veil—Black rectangle—Natural light, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1977), Robert Irwin speaks about this seminal work and its significance for his larger career.