The presentation of Robert Irwin’s Excursus: Homage to the Square3 (1998–99) at Dia:Beacon marks the return of the work to public view, approximately fifteen years after its premiere at Dia Center for the Arts in New York City. Beginning today, audiences will be able to experience Irwin’s “site-conditioned” installation in the museum whose master plan he created. The new installation of Excursus: Homage to the Square3 was developed specifically for Dia:Beacon and will be accompanied by a symposium and a publication. “Excursus: Homage to the Square3 is one of the most important displays of Irwin’s environmental installations that—through the manipulation of existing architecture—explore physical, sensory, and temporary states,” commented Jessica Morgan, Director, Dia Art Foundation. “It is a great privilege to

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