• current project

Re: Bicycling

Specific Object was pleased to present Re: Bicycling, an exhibition organized by David Platzker with Alex Ostroy of the cycling apparel brand Ostroy, held at Susan Inglett Gallery from June 17 to July 23, 2021.

image from Re: Bicycling
  • recent objects
Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 71.5 x 55.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund

John Giorno, Les Levine, Yvonne Rainer, Taylor Mead, Anne Waldman, Ultra Violet, Angus MacLise, Joyous Lake, Andy Warhol, Allen Ginsberg, Lennox Raphael, Brand X, Silver Apples

Oversized poster, designed by Les Levine, published in conjunction with fundraising events held on November 21 and 22, 1969 in support of John Giorno. Poster centers on newspaper clipping of Margaret Mead testifying to senators on the use of marijuana. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Hand addressed mailed copy with postmarks. Folded in nine as issued with mild handling marks.
[Object # 23584]
Four Events and Reactions
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 12.5 x 18 cm.
  • [52] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Four Events and Reactions

John Baldessari

Artist's book based around four stereoscopic events and reactions photographed by Baldessari. Four events are pictured: (1) Putting a finger in milk; (2) Touching a cactus; (3) Putting out a cigarette; and (4) Pushing a plate off a table. ... [details]

Florence, Italy: Centro Di,
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$150.00
Condition:  Good. Moderate rubbing of covers and cover edges with markings from fingerprint oils to black covers. Additional cover wear includes light scratching and bumping of spine corners. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 36709]
DO-IT-YOURSELF
  • multiple
  • boxed edition
  • letterpress
  • loose leaves
  • monochrome
  • 32 x 28 x 3 cm.
  • [8] pp.
  • edition size 125 (plus 20 AP, 1 ICE)
  • signed and numbered

DO-IT-YOURSELF

[SIGNED EDITION]

Jessica Diamond, Sol LeWitt, Lawrence Weiner

"DO-IT-YOURSELF" is a kit containing paper, pencil, stencil, overhead transparency, diagrams and complete instructions for one work each by JESSICA DIAMOND, SOL LEWITT, and LAWRENCE WEINER. In a good-humored way, "DO-IT-YOURSELF" captures the essence of conceptual art. ... [details]

New York, NY: I.C Editions,
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$2,500.00
Condition:  New. As issued.
[Object # 8101]
Roy Lichtenstein at Leo Castelli : November 20, 1965
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 19 x 24.4 cm. (folded) ; 56.5 x 72.8 cm. (unfolded)
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Roy Lichtenstein at Leo Castelli : November 20, 1965

Roy Lichtenstein

Folded poster / exhibition announcement published in conjunction with opening held November 20, 1965. This version of the poster has text on verso--not recto--as indicated in the Lichtenstein catalogue raisonné. [details]

New York, NY: Leo Castelli,
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$2,000.00
Condition:  Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and mailing wear including rubbing of fold edges and tearing of closure sticker. Additional light overall bumping and creasing of surface with rubbing of verso.
[Object # 36995]
8th Annual New York Avant Garde Festival (Armory Show.)
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 84.5 x 55.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

8th Annual New York Avant Garde Festival (Armory Show.)

Charlotte Moorman, Otto Piene, Eric Siegel, Shirley Clarke, Nam June Paik, Shuya Abe, Frank Lincoln Viner, Douglas Davis, Ralph Hocking, Ken Dominick, Pulsa, Steina and Woody Vasulka, Morton Subotnick, Stefan Tcherepnin, Richard Teitelbaum, Lil Picard, Jud Yalkut, Ed Emshwiller, Stan Vanderbeek, Christo, Yoko Ono, John Lennon, Joe Jones, Robert Watts, Frank Gillette, John Reilly, Rudi Stern, Robert Breer, Ken Dewey, Geoff Hendricks, Ralph Ortiz, Tosun Bayrak, Bici Forbes, Gary Rieveschl, Jackson Mac Low, Philip Corner, Frederic Rzewski, Gregory Battcock, Shigeko Kubota, Joey Skaggs, Al Hansen, Emmett Williams, Jim McWilliams, Joseph Beuys, John Cage, Dick Higgins, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Allan Kaprow, Takehisa Kosugi, Pauline Oliveros, Faith Ringgold, Carolee Schneemann, Aldo Tambellini, Jean Toche, Ben Vautier, Wolf Vostell, Peter Moore

Oversized folded promotional poster for the 8th Annual New York Avant Garde Festival presented by Charlotte Moorman, held at the 69th Regiment Armory, New York, November 19, 1971. Artists included Otto Piene, Eric Siegel, Shirley Clarke, Nam June Paik, Shuya Abe, Frank Lincoln Viner, Douglas Davis, Ralph Hocking, Ken Dominick, Pulsa, Steina and Woody Vasulka, Morton Subotnick, Stefan Tcherepnin, Richard Teitelbaum, Lil Picard, Jud Yalkut, Ed Emshwiller, Stan Vanderbeek, Christo, Yoko Ono, John Lennon, Joe Jones, Robert Watts, Frank Gillette, John Reilly, Rudi Stern, Robert Breer, Ken Dewey, Geoff Hendricks, Ralph Ortiz, Tosun Bayrak, Bici Forbes, Gary Rieveschl, Jackson Mac Low, Philip Corner, Frederic Rzewski, Gregory Battcock, Shigeko Kubota, Joey Skaggs, Al Hansen, Emmett Williams, Jim McWilliams, Joseph Beuys, John Cage, Dick Higgins, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Allan Kaprow, Takehisa Kosugi, Pauline Oliveros, Faith Ringgold, Carolee Schneemann, Aldo Tambellini, Jean Toche, Ben Vautier, Wolf Vostell and many others. ... [details]

$500.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in eight as issued. 2 cm. and 1.5 cm. yellowing on verso from removed tape with additional 7.4 cm. and 2.3 cm areas of yellow soiling. 24.5 cm. area of creasing and bumping along centerfold. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 8250]
AT 12 NOON ON NOVEMBER 16TH I SHALL BE LOCKED IN A BOX (8' x 8' x 16') AT 112 GREENE STREET, NEW YORK AND REMAIN INSIDE IT FOR 300 HOURS. A CLOSED CIRCUT VIDEO SYSTEM WILL ENABLE THE PUBLIC TO SEE THIS PERFORMANCE
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 8.2 x 14 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

AT 12 NOON ON NOVEMBER 16TH I SHALL BE LOCKED IN A BOX (8' x 8' x 16') AT 112 GREENE STREET, NEW YORK AND REMAIN INSIDE IT FOR 300 HOURS. A CLOSED CIRCUT VIDEO SYSTEM WILL ENABLE THE PUBLIC TO SEE THIS PERFORMANCE

Willoughby Sharp

Single sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with action performed on November 16, 1974. [details]

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Joe Brainard Collaborations with Poets, Book Covers, Illustrations, Cartoons, etc.
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 12.4 x 10.1 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Joe Brainard Collaborations with Poets, Book Covers, Illustrations, Cartoons, etc.

Joe Brainard

Single sided announcement published in conjunction with show held November 15 - December 4, 1968. Features well know drawing by Brainard titled "If Nancy Was a Boy." [details]

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R. Mutt Sticker and Bookmark
  • multiple
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 21 x 7.1 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

R. Mutt Sticker and Bookmark

Marcel Duchamp

Sticker / bookmark featuring a reproduction of the date and signature on Marcel Duchamp's urinal readymade "Fountain," signed R. Mutt, 1917, held in the collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1950 replica of the 1917 original). ... [details]

$20.00
Condition:  Fine. As issued, in original packaging.
[Object # 37216]
Some More Beginnings
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 40 x 27.5 cm.
  • 122 pp.
  • edition size 15000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Some More Beginnings

Billy Klüver, Julie Martin, Robert Rauschenberg, Iain Whitecross, Theodore Wolff, Ruth Fancken, Licio Isolani, Jame Calonis, Ben F. Laposky, John Benedict, Walter Delaney, Robert Whitman, Larry Heilos, Eric Rawson, Edward Adams, Nicholas Zettlemoyer, Robin Parkinson, Eric Martin, Norman T. White, Charles J. Grandmaison, Scotty Snyder, Kasoundra, Jackie Cassen, Rudi Stern, J. Schwartz, Eugene Dolgoff, Uecker, Lucy J. Young, James F. O'Brien, Charles Tafra, Edward Adams, Paul E. Stephens, Kathy Baker, Aldo Tambellini, Gertrude Barnstone, Dan Bloxum, Juan Downey, Rachel Bas-Cohain, Alan Litke, Hans Haacke, Eugene Roth, Sheldon Cohen, Peter L. Meyer, George Wolffe, John Anthes, Tracy S. Kinsel, Royce Dendler, Roger Vilder, David Chapin, Jacque Pankove, Leon D. Harmon, Kenneth C. Knowlton, Roberta Phillips, Thorne Macdonald, Clard Svenson, Larry Lard, Samuel Chaikofsky, Robert Kragen, Robert Lippman, Jean Toche, Robert Wiegand, Lloyd Kreuzer, Theodore Watkin, Mary Ashley, X. John Mirageas, Gottfried Jaeger, Agnes Mills, Harriet Casdin-Silver, Stan Van Der Beek, John F. Puskas

Catalogue for a juried exhibition curated by scientists conceived by Art & Technology guru Billy Klüver. Organized by Experiments in Art and Technology in conjunction with the Brooklyn Museum and The Museum of Modern Art, a call for submissions was placed in the New York Times on November 12, 1967 [reproduced in this catalogue] the show drew budding technologists / artists with the chosen work ultimately exhibited at the Museum. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light toning to spine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 23395]
The Hanging Floating and Cantilevered Show
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 12.6 x 17.8 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Hanging Floating and Cantilevered Show

John Gibson, Carl Andre, Christo, Mark di Suvero, Robert Grosvenor, Donald Judd, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Forrest Myers, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Smithson, Kenneth Snelson, Andy Warhol

Two sided card / announcement published in conjunction with opening held November 11, 1967. The exhibition, John Gibson's first, included works by Carl Andre, Christo, Mark di Suvero, Robert Grosvenor, Donald Judd, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Forrest Myers, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Smithson, Kenneth Snelson and Andy Warhol. [details]

New York, NY: John Gibson,
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$150.00
Condition:  Good. Unmailed copy. Light bumping of corners and multiple areas of creasing across the length of the card (7.8 cm., 4.4 cm., 5.6 cm., 5.5 cm., 10.5 cm., 2.6 cm. and 4 mm. creases) with light dusting of creases on verso. 1.1 cm. indentation from a removed paperclip. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37013]
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