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Stultitia II – Floating Folly

Submitted by Florian Graf


Location: Basel / Rotterdam, Netherlands

Completion date: 2016

Project Team


Historisches Museum Basel


Florian Graf


Paying homage to Erasmus of Rotterdam, Florian Graf created a sculptural Pavilion, on which he floated down the river Rhine from Basel to Rotterdam, symbolically linking the city where Erasmus died with the city where he was born, providing a platform for dialogues and festivities along the way. The start of the performance was a panel discussion on June 15, 2016 during Art Basel with mayor of Rotterdam Ahmed Aboutaleb, publisist Roger de Weck and historian Christine Christ-von Wedel.

Additional Information

Links to the discussions held on board: