As a test for her upcoming fire performance in Duisburg (no 193), Ingeborg Lüscher inflames a polystyrene column. The sculpture almost burns down, before the fire is extinguished.



Fire Performance (Test), 1971

Feueraktion (Probe), 1971


Polystyrene column

300 x 90 x 90 cm


Destroyed during the test

for no 193



Wiesbaden 1993, p 89 (ill)



Dienst 1971



Alberto Flammer


See no 191 and 193


A documentation of the performance is displayed 1971 at PRO ART ’71 Duisburg in the booth of Galleria Flaviana  Lugano and Ingo Kümmel Köln. See installation no 234