OAK PLANTING IN HONOR OF JOSEPH BEUYS
Tree sponsors: Siegsdorf community and Franz Xaver Angerer
Initiator: Franz Xaver Angerer
Planting: Jugendsiedlung Traunreut gGmbH
Tree: English oak
Basalt stele: Dietrichsberg Quarry, Rhön
PHOTOS OF THE OAK PLANTING
1.R.f.l.t.r.: Preparation of the hole in the ground on the village square in Hammer by the staff of the Traunreut Youth Settlement and setting of the basalt stele.
2.R.f.l.t.r.: The English oak is lifted into the hole provided for it, secured with planting stakes and dug in by the participants.
3.R.f.l.t.r.: Thomas Kamm, 1st Mayor of Siegsdorf (2nd from left) and the artist Franz Xaver Angerer (2nd from right) receive the tree sponsorship certificate from project manager Lothar Müller (1st from left) and museum director Dr Maria Schindelegger. Afterwards, the planted oak tree is watered by the participants.
4.R.f.l.t.r.: The brass plate is fixed to the basalt and final fixings are made to the oak.
Photo: Klaus Gimpl