The hugely respected American artist Carl Andre radically changed the way sculpture was perceived, heralding a remarkable alteration in the medium by not carving or modelling, but by just positioning raw materials. During his most productive period in the 1960s and 1970s Andre produced sculptures that are now considered to be the most radical of his era. Playing a major role in defining Minimalist Art, Andre describes his works as being… Read more
About the artwork
America Drill is a facsimile of Carl Andre's 1963 poem America Drill which is based on three interwoven texts respectively titled Red Cut, White Cut and Blue Cut and consisting of excerpts from key texts of American history.