Cartographic Grids (Centre Disturbed)

Juan Geuer

BIRTH YEAR 1917
BIRTH PLACE Soest, Holland
DEATH YEAR 2009
DEATH PLACE Almonte, Ontario
MEDIUM Scribing on white mylar
DATE 2003
DIMENSIONS 108.6cm x 84.5cm x 1.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2013.04.26
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Else Geuer-Vermeij, 2013.
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A faint horizontal rectangular grid of 49 quadrants with a thin border is drawn by hand on Mylar sheet. The lines appear straight, except at intersection points towards the center are minute twists and irregularities. The grid demonstrates Geuer’s interest in linking science to philosophy.

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