Joseph Beuys “The Pack” / moths  In January 2017, it was announced that the felt components of this 1969 work, which the artist had personally installed in Kassel’s Neue Galerie, had been visibly eaten away by moths.   Those components were temporarily taken off-view; museum experts believed the damage could be repaired.

Joseph Beuys “The Pack” / moths

In January 2017, it was announced that the felt components of this 1969 work, which the artist had personally installed in Kassel’s Neue Galerie, had been visibly eaten away by moths. 

Those components were temporarily taken off-view; museum experts believed the damage could be repaired.

Christopher Schreck