metallic coat hanger
Profile of Marcel Duchamp in a Coat Hanger, 1983
by Ai Weiwei
MAR numbered series
Marcel Duchamp built a fountain by inverting a urinal.
Ai Weiwei, with a coat hanger made a profile of Duchamp.
Today, this inversion has become the status.
What turns incongruous again is putting the urinal in place.
MARCELˇ is a coat hanger from ... a coat hanger.