Durban, South Africa 1940
Photo credit David X. Prutting / Courtesy Dia Art Foundation, New York
The acme of Conceptualism is the philophical conversations with Ian Wilson. they last more or less an hour and are about the problem of problems, the basis of all philosophy and also life: Truth. (...)The discussion is not recorded, and there only remains a piece of paper, signed by Ian Wilson, and with the date and the phrase "The was a discussion".
Ian Wilson, Discussion: May 5, 1974, New York City, 1974. Panza Collection, Mendrisio. Photo Alessandro Zambianchi, Milano
Ian Wilson, Discussion: June 9, 1974, Varese, 1994. FAI Fondo Ambiente Italiano, Collezione Panza, Gift, 1996. Photo © Giorgio Colombo, Milano
Ian Wilson, Discussion: June 24, 2008, Milano, 2008. Panza Collection, Mendrisio. Photo Alessandro Zambianchi, Milano
Ian Wilson, Section 54 (Absolute Knowledge), Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, Milano, 1990. Ed. of 500. Panza Collection, Mendrisio. Photo Alessandro Zambianchi, Milano
Rosa Giovanna Magnifico Panza di Biumo and PanzaCollection would like to thank the artist, the family and the institutions for granting image publishing.