| Send Him Your Money | 2010 |

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Send him your money | 2010 | 55 min radio/sound installation | together with the piece "1 of 1000 ways to stabilise a wobbly table" | installation with coffee table and old banknotes | view from Artspace, Sydney

Send him your money

On March 21st 1979, American Artist, Chris Burden made a live performance of ‘send me your money’ on KPFK radio in Los Angeles."‘Send me your money" is a spoken word piece in which Burden asks listeners to send the artist some money to his address at 823 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, California 90291.

Ahmet Ögüt has made a re-work of this 1979 piece, with only changing Burden's address into his address in Amsterdam.