• current project

By / Buy Me

Specific Object / David Platzker is pleased to present By / Buy Me, an exhibition at Susan Inglett Gallery, to run from December 6, 2019 until January 25, 2020.

image from By / Buy Me
  • recent objects
Screw : The Sex Review
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 42.5 x 29 cm.
  • 12 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Screw : The Sex Review

Vol. 1, No. 2 (Dec. 21, 1968)

Al Goldstein, Jim Buckley, Mary Phillips, Maxwell Twiford Hollander, Lige and Jack, Marshall McLuhan, Liz Borden, Peter Johnson, Richard Field

Issue edited by Al Goldstein. Contents include: "Playboy : A Magazine for Fags?" by Maxwell Twiford Hollander, Ph.D.; "Homosexual Citizen : Is Andy Warhol a Pimp?" by Lige and Jack; "Eager Beaver," by Al Goldstein; "Doing It the Gang Way," by Mary O'Hoolihan; "Screw Goes to Market," by Marshall McLuhan; "The Art of Buying Dirty Books," by Liz Borden; "Travelin'," by Peter Johnson; "Diary of a Sex Addict," by Richard Field. [details]

$1,000.00
Condition:  Very Good. Moderate wear to head edge of publication. 2 cm. tear to tail edge of recto and to page two as well as a 1.1 cm. tear to page 5. Light yellowing of paper from age, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25609]
Other Scenes : The International Newspaper
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white & color
  • 43 x 29.5 cm.
  • [24 pp.]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Other Scenes : The International Newspaper

Vol. 1, No. 8 (November 1968)

John Wilcock, Hamid Naficy, Ray Johnson, Dick Gregory, Paul Johnson, Claes Oldenburg, Burt Prelutsky, Allen Young

Issue edited by John Wilcock. Content includes "Other Scenes NYC Address Book," a registry of influential New York artists and writers; "First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Seven," by John Wilcock; "Purple Power," by Hamid Naficy; centerfold collage by Ray Johnson; "When I Am Elected President," by Dick Gregory; "Nobody for President," by Paul Johnson; juxtaposition by Claes Oldenburg; "What's Wrong with Critics," by Burt Prelutsky; "Soviet Provincialism," by Allen Young. [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Very Good. Very light aging to newsprint, flattened fold through horizontal center and very light edge wear. An outstandingly well perceived copy.
[Object # 23759]
$400.00
Condition:  Very Good. Moderate wear to lower right corner of periodical: 7 mm. tear to recto edge that continues through first 12 pages; 3 mm., 9 mm., 1 cm. loss to corners. Very light yellowing to newsprint from age, flattened fold through horizontal center. Overall a very well perceived copy.
[Object # 25608]
Set of Documentation of the Workings of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) between 1966 and 1968
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Set of Documentation of the Workings of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) between 1966 and 1968

Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.), Billy Klüver, Robert Rauschenberg, Herman D. Klenin, John R. Pierce, Ralph C. Gross, Robert Morris, Leon Harmon, Ken Knowlton, Marta Minujin, Per Biorn, Dr. Herwig Kogelnik, Peter Moore, Simone Whitman, Oyvind Fahlström, Deborah Hay, John Cage, Steve Paxton, Yvonne Rainer, Robert Whitman, Alex Hay

Set of ten publications and documents of the formation of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) and their projects. Includes: a three page press release announcing the alliance between E.A.T. and the American Foundation on Automation and Employment, Inc. ... [details]

$800.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light edge wear, light overall soiling, and light rubbing of covers. Light soiling of the recto of Reporter Magazine. Tearing at edges from removal of clippings from FORTUNE Magazine; yellowing of covers of Brooklyn Museum exhibition catalogue and light wear and loss to spine edge.All items housed in vintage oversized clear vinyl sleeve.
[Object # 25596]
The Realist
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.3 x 21.1 cm.
  • 23 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Realist

No. 84 (Nov. 1968)

Paul Krassner, Larry Josephson, Ellen Sander, Robert Wolf, Saul Heller

Issue No. 84 of the periodical "The Realist," edited by Paul Krassner. Contents include: "The Case of the Cock-Sure Groupies," about Cynthia and Dianne Plaster Caster by Ellen Sander; "The Trial of Abbie Hoffman's Shirt," by the United States Government; "The (White) Protestant Restoration," by Larry Josephson; "Editorial Giggles;" "Reporter at Small," by Robert Wolf; and "Crime and Bedside Manner," by Saul Heller. [details]

$25.00
Condition:  Very Good. Yellowing of paper from age. Light edge wear including minimal loss. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25601]
Elm City Garage Works (from Intermedia '68)
  • artists' book
  • softcover / other
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.6 x 27.8 cm.
  • [10] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Elm City Garage Works (from Intermedia '68)

Ken Dewey, Ken jacobs, Jerry Walter, Sharon Arndt, Elaine Cameron, John Dorman, Edle, Richard Meibers, Jan Neef, June Segal, Tom Stein

Program published in conjunction with the INTERMEDIA '68 tour, beginning at the State University of Stoney Brook, February 16, 1968, and traveling. "Elm City Garage Works" was one of eleven productions that comprised the tour. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Good. Moderate handling wear including multiple areas of dinging to covers and pages and overall soiling to recto and verso including 4 cm. of blue markings to recto and 2 cm. of rust soiling.
[Object # 25598]
Further Information about the Competition and the Request for Submission of Works of Art in Connection with the Exhibition
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.7 cm.
  • [3] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Further Information about the Competition and the Request for Submission of Works of Art in Connection with the Exhibition "The Machine" at The Museum of Modern Art, New York

[Press Release]

Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.)

Solicitation for proposals for participation via Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) in the exhibition "The Machines" held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, in 1968. "The Museum of Modern Art, New York, has asked Experiments in Art and Technology to collaborate on a section dedicated to new technology in art as an extension of a major exhibition entitled THE MACHINE, to be held in the fall of 1968 and directed by K. ... [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Very Good. Two 2 mm. marks of soiling to recto and light bumping of corner. Overall soiling of recto. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25595]
E.A.T. News
  • periodical
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25.3 x 20.2 cm.
  • 26 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

E.A.T. News

[Experiments in Art and Technology News] / Vol. 2, No. 1 (March 18, 1968)

Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.), Julie Martin

Volume 2, Number 1 issue of E.A.T. News: a newsletter published by Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T). Edited by Julie Martin. Includes a brief history of E.A.T., news, and a bibliography of articles on E. ... [details]

$175.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light yellow discoloration to covers and 3.4 cm. of dinging to verso. Contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25574]
$150.00
Condition:  Good. Light soiling, rubbing, and yellowing of covers. 3 cm. of staining to head of recto. Tearing of cover at staple. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25573]
E.A.T. Operations and Information
  • periodical
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.3 cm.
  • 10 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

E.A.T. Operations and Information

[Experiments in Art and Technology News] / No. 1 (November 1, 1968)

Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.)

First issue of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T)'s "Operations and Information" newsletter. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. 5 mm. staining to recto and 6 mm., 2 mm., and 1 mm. soiling to verso. Bumping of upper right corner of newsletter throughout. Includes two loose membership pages slipped in.
[Object # 25578]
Rolling Stone
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 44 x 29 cm.
  • 32 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Rolling Stone

No. 22 (November 23, 1968)

Jann Wenner, Mick Jagger, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Thomas Albright, Bob Dylan, Nicholas Schaeffner, Ralph J. Gleason, Tom Phillips

Issue edited by Jann Wenner. Contents include "The Goose that Laid the Golden Rock"; photograph of Mick Jagger; "John and Yoko--Busted and Naked"; "Zappa, Burdon Form Record Companies"; "The Rolling Stone Interview : John Lennon"; John and Yoko nude photographs; "Visuals : The Kustom Kar Show," by Thomas Albright; "Dylan for President" centerfold; "Awards for Excellence in Advertising," centerfold of excellent advertisements; "A Soviet Agent," poem by Nicholas Schaeffner; "Perspectives : The Rediscovery of the Blues," by Ralph J. ... [details]

San Francisco, California: Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc.,
Permalink
$200.00
Condition:  Very Good. 1.2 cm. of discoloration to recto. Uneven toning to leaves. Very light edgewear. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25572]
Ark
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 58 x 43 cm.
  • [24] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Ark

No. 1 (1968)

Joseph Raffael, Richard Avedon, Andy Warhol, John Chamberlain, Ed Leffingwell, Clyde Baines, Steve Lawrence, Maxine Cravets, Diane Arbus, Peter Hujar

First and only issue of "Ark," a large format newsprint periodical published in 1968 consisting of full page black-and-white reproductions of works by Joseph Raffael, Richard Avedon, Andy Warhol, John Chamberlain, Ed Leffingwell, Clyde Baines, Steve Lawrence, Maxine Cravets, Diane Arbus, and Peter Hujar. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Poor / Fair. Folded in two as issued. Pages are brittle and yellowed from age - numerous tears and multiple areas of loss along center horizontal fold and along spine edge. Some additional edge wear. Very fragile. Clean and unmarked. Sold "as-is."
[Object # 25562]
objects: 301
1 2 3 4 5 ... 31