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"I GOT UP" , Kawara sent two picture postcards every day to friends, family, collectors, and colleagues. He stamped the date, his name, the address at which he was staying and the phrase I GOT UP AT all in capital letters, adding the precise time at which he had arisen from bed the day. The format and language of the date, addresses, and airmail and postage stamps vary throughout the series according to Kawara's location, but the message always written in English.


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