• current project

John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach

Specific Object is pleased to present John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach, to be held at Susan Inglett Gallery. The exhibition will run from March 21 through April 20, 2019.

image from John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach
  • recent objects
Nicholas Krushenick : Recent Paintings
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 43.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Nicholas Krushenick : Recent Paintings

Nicholas Krushenick, Rocco Armento, Richard Stankiewicz

Poster announcement published in conjunction with show of paintings by Nicholas Krushenick and sculpture by Rocco Armento and Richard Stankiewicz held January 25 - February 14, 1957. [details]

New York, NY: Camino Gallery,
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$250.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in four as issued. Hand addressed, mailed copy, with stamped return address and mailing marks and mailing wear including torn closure sticker. 1.5 cm. dog-ear to upper left corner, and 3 cm. gentle bend to upper right corner with two areas of 1 mm. loss. 5 mm. dog-ear to lower left corner. 4.1 cm. tear to right edge along fold line, 1 mm. tear to left side of poster along fold. Light bumping along fold lines and yellowing along edges. 1.4 cm., 1 cm., and 6 mm. of soiling to left side of poster.
[Object # 24415]
New York Art World Attends Opening of Martha Jackson's New Gallery
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 55.8 x 43.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

New York Art World Attends Opening of Martha Jackson's New Gallery

Edward Kasper, Norman Carton, Grace Hartigan, Hans Hofmann, Milton Avery, Louise Bourgeois

Poster commemorating the opening of the inaugural exhibition at Martha Jackson's new gallery at 32 East 69th Street in [1957], featuring photographs of the art world celebrities in attendance. Photographs by Edward Kasper and Norman Carton. ... [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Light curling of poster and gentle bend across center of poster. Light bumping of poster edges and multiple light small tears to poster edges ranging from 2 mm. to 7 mm.
[Object # 24227]
The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25.3 x 19.2 cm.
  • 36 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin

David Smith / Vol. 25, No. 1 (1957)

David Smith, Sam Hunter

Bulletin published in conjunction with show held September 10 - October 20, 1957. Text by Sam Hunter. Includes chronology, exhibition checklist and selected bibliography. Illustrated with works in exhibition. [details]

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Picasso 75th Anniversary Exhibition
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 24.3 x 21.6 cm.
  • 116 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Picasso 75th Anniversary Exhibition

Pablo Picasso, Alfred H. Barr Jr.

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held May 22 - September 8, 1957. Traveled to The Art Institute of Chicago, October 29 - December 8, 1957. Introduction by Alfred H. Barr Jr. Includes exhibition checklist. ... [details]

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Portrait of Picasso
  • monograph
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24.6 x 18.9 cm.
  • 96 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Portrait of Picasso

Pablo Picasso, Roland Penrose, Alfred H. Barr Jr.

Monograph of the career of Pablo Picasso through 1957. Text by Roland Penrose and Alfred H. Barr Jr. [details]

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Problems of Design
  • artists' book
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22 x 22.5 cm.
  • 205 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Problems of Design

George Nelson, Arthur Drexler

Monograph by architect and designer George Nelson, with introduction by Arthur Drexler. "Here in this well illustrated volume is a collection of 26 of the best and most interesting articles written by George Nelson over the last ten years. ... [details]

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Swiss Graphic Designers
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Swiss Graphic Designers

Noel Martin, Josef Müller-Brockmann, Adolf Flückiger, Karl Gerstner, Armin Hofmann, Gottfried Honegger, Richard P. Lohse, Hans Neuburg, Siegfried Odermatt, Emily Ruder, Nelly Rudin, Max Schmid, Carlo Vivarelli

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati Art Museum. Traveled to the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; the Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire; the American Institute of Graphic Arts, New York; the Akron Art Institute; the Milwaukee Art Institute; the Art Center in La Jolla, California; and the San Francisco Museum of Art. ... [details]

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Film Culture : The Motion Picture and TV Monthly
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.5 x 21 cm.
  • 22 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Film Culture : The Motion Picture and TV Monthly

Vol. 3, No. 4 (No. 14) (November 1957)

Jonas Mekas, George Maciunas, Gilbert Seldes, Branko Vucicevic, Herman G. Weinberg

Includes texts by Gilbert Seldes, Jonas Mekas, Branko Vucicevic, Herman G. Weinberg, and many others. Layout designed by George Maciunas. [details]

New York, NY: Film Culture,
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Film Culture : The Motion Picture and TV Monthly
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.5 x 20.5 cm.
  • 22 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Film Culture : The Motion Picture and TV Monthly

Vol. 3, No. 5 (No. 15) (December 1957)

Jonas Mekas, George Maciunas, Walter S. Michel, Robert M. Hammond, Charles Spaak, Guido Aristarco, Herman G. Weinberg, Jerry Wald

Includes texts by Jonas Mekas, Walter S. Michel, Robert M. Hammond, Charles Spaak, Guido Aristarco, Herman G. Weinberg, Jerry Wald. Layout designed by George Maciunas. [details]

New York, NY: Film Culture,
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Film Culture
  • periodical
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.5 x 20 cm.
  • 22 pp.
  • edition size unknwon
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Film Culture

No. 2 (No. 12) 1957

Film Culture, Jonas Mekas, George Maciunas

A early design piece by Maciunas. Issue contains article titled "The Impact of Television on Motion Pictures - A Symposium" with texts by Gilbert Seldes, Fred Zinnemann, John Houseman, Boris Kaufma, Fritz Lang, Stanley Kramer and Otto Preminger. [details]

New York, NY: Film Culture,
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