The New Arts Space : A Summary of Alternative Visual Arts Organizations Prepared in Conjunction with a Conference April 26 - 29, 1978
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 30.9 x 23.2 cm.
  • 158 pp.
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  • unsigned and unnumbered

The New Arts Space : A Summary of Alternative Visual Arts Organizations Prepared in Conjunction with a Conference April 26 - 29, 1978

Guy F. Whitney, Alanna Heiss, James Pomeroy, Henry T. Hopkins, Robert Stearns, Ruth E. Iskin, Edward Levine, Anne Focke, Lynn Hershman, Martha Wilson, Edit deAk, Walter Robinson, Robert L. Smith

The New Arts Space : A Summary of Alternative Visual Arts Organizations Prepared in Conjunction with a Conference April 26 - 29, 1978

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Published summary of the conference "Alternative Visual Arts Organizations," held at The Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, April 26 - 29, 1978. Includes texts "Artist - Run Spaces : N.A. M.E. Gallery as a Prototype," by Guy F. Whitney; "Placing the Artist," by Alanna Heiss; "Viewing the Museum : The Tail Wagging Dog," by James Pomeroy; "Art Museums and Alternative Spaces," by Henry T. Hopkins; "So You Want to show A Rock and Roll Star (or Video, Performance & Music [ ) ] in the New Arts Space," by Robert Stearns; "The Contribution of the Woman's Movement to the Development of Alternative Spaces," by Ruth E. Iskin; "Alternative Spaces and the University," by Edward Levine; "Some Thoughts about New Arts Spaces, and 'New Four Year Old Organizations that Plan to have a Longer Life,'" by Anne Focke; "Floating Spaces: Notes On a Portable Alternative," by Lynn Hershman; "Artists' Books As Alternative Spaces," by Martha Wilson; "Alternative Periodicals," by Edit deAk and Walter Robinson; "Future Considerations," by Robert L. Smith. Also includes "Listing of Organizations," documenting 56 alternative spaces, publishers and organizations in United States and Canada, each with a two-page survey and organizational statement.