Hugely popular around the world, Rirkrit Tiravanija’s conceptual, and socially engaging artworks have made him one of the leading lights of Relational Art. Through his emphasis on interaction, his work becomes focused on the experience of the individual in a communal setting. By rejecting the traditional division between life and art, Tiravanija brings everyday activities out of their usual environments and into new and playful… Read more
About the artwork
Rirkrit Tiravanija’s giant rendition of a Mikado set offers players the chance to accrue points and win Fluxus performances hidden beneath the stamps. Playing the game becomes a kind of a Fluxus performance in itself, and is typical of the artist’s legendary ability to engage the viewer in his artworks.