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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
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A Dialectic of Centuries
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 8.3 x 13.9 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

A Dialectic of Centuries

Dick Higgins

Postcard distributed by Dick Higgins to friends requesting people make a distinction between two terms: Post-Modern, as developed by Ihab Hassan, and Post-Cognitive, as developed by Higgins and outlined in detail in an in-process publication to be titled "A Dialectic of Centuries. ... [details]

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Dick Higgins, Books and Publications : A Retrospective
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 15.2 x 10.1 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Dick Higgins, Books and Publications : A Retrospective

Dick Higgins

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with show held March 6 - 24, 1978. [details]

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P.S.1 Party
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 11 x 17.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

P.S.1 Party

Carl Andre, Lynda Benglis, John Chamberlain

Double sided postcard published in conjunction with party held February 26, 1978 in honor of Carl Andre, Lynda Benglis, and John Chamberlain on the occasion of a sculpture raffle of works donated by the artists to benefit the P. ... [details]

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TWO BOOKS HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 10.9 x 15.9 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

TWO BOOKS HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED

Louise Lawler

Double sided postcard / announcement published to announce the publication of two artists' books, "Untitled, Red / Blue" and "Untitled, Black / White," by Louise Lawler. Image on recto by Lawler of a fountain pen with typography. [details]

New York, NY: Louise Lawler,
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$250.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Unsent copy with light rubbing to recto.
[Object # 6794]
Truisms
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 51 x 34 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Truisms

Jenny Holzer

Single-sided poster from [1978] of Holzer's "Truisms" from "ABUSE OF POWER SHOULD COME AS NO SURPRISE" to "YOU MUST REMEMBER YOU HAVE FREEDOM OF CHOICE." [details]

New York, NY: Jenny Holzer,
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Check List :
  • ephemera
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21.6 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Check List : "Art on the Beach"

Rosemarie Castoro, Christopher Cleckler, Thomas Farmer, Harriet Feigenbaum, Alan Finkel, Ron Fischer, Sandy Gellis, Mimi Gross, Suzanne Harris, Ed McGowin, Rudolph Montanez, Patsy Norvell, Katherine Sokolnioff

Double sided checklist and map of works for "Art on the Beach" organized by Creative Time, held August 11 -September 17, 1978. An outdoor exhibition in lower in Manhattan on land that was to become Battery Park, participating artists included Rosemarie Castoro, Christopher Cleckler, Thomas Farmer, Harriet Feigenbaum, Alan Finkel, Ron Fischer, Sandy Gellis, Mimi Gross, Suzanne Harris, Ed McGowin, Rudolph Montanez, Patsy Norvell, and Katherine Sokolnioff. [details]

New York, NY: Creative Time,
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$75.00
Condition:  Fair. Yellowing around edges of page and light foxing to verso edge. 3 cm. tear to lower right edge of recto page and 2.9 cm. dog-ear to lower left corner. Folded into quarters.
[Object # 24186]
14th Annual Avant Garde Festival and 2nd Annual Cambridge River Festival
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 71 x 55.5 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

14th Annual Avant Garde Festival and 2nd Annual Cambridge River Festival

Charlotte Moorman, Gregory Battcock, Joseph Beuys, John Cage, Jean Dupuy, Dick Higgins, Geoff Hendricks, Richard Kostelanetz, Suzanne Lacy, Jackson Mac Low, Eileen Myles, Pauline Oliveros, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, Faith Ringgold, Carolee Schneemann

Poster published in conjunction with the 14th Annual Avant Garde Festival, New York City, and the 2nd Cambridge River Festival, Cambridge, MA held on May 20, 1978 presented by Charlotte Moorman. Participating artists included Gregory Battcock, Joseph Beuys, John Cage, Jean Dupuy, Dick Higgins, Geoff Hendricks, Richard Kostelanetz, Suzanne Lacy, Jackson Mac Low, Eileen Myles, Pauline Oliveros, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, Faith Ringgold, Carolee Schneemann, and many, many others. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Good. Folded into eighths and then folded into thirds. Light additional handling wear and rubbing of page edges.
[Object # 24094]
Bruce Nauman
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 91.5 x 46.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Bruce Nauman

Bruce Nauman

Poster published in conjunction with show held February 4 - 25, 1978. [details]

New York, NY: Leo Castelli,
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$150.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in six as issued. Multiple areas of staining to verso: 6.8 cm. stain to lower left corner ; 7.5 cm. to upper left corner ; 7 cm. stain to lower edge along fold ; 4 cm. area of staining along right edge of verso. Stains do not show through to recto.
[Object # 24164]
Seven Works on Paper
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 10.2 x 22.9 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Seven Works on Paper

Blinky Palermo

Single sided announcement card published in conjunction with show held July 8 - August 5, 1978. [details]

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Ida Applebroog
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 50.6 x 35.4 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Ida Applebroog

Ida Applebroog

Poster / announcement published in conjunction with show featuring a film by Ida Applebroog screened at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, December 19 - 28, [1978]. [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Folded in four as issued. 1 mm. stain on verso. Rubber stamp on verso reading "OPENING / TUES. DEC. 19 / 6-9:00 PM."
[Object # 24174]
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