• current project

John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach

Specific Object was pleased to present John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach, an exhibition at Susan Inglett Gallery, March 21 - April 20, 2019.

image from John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach
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Marcia Hafif, New Paintings: Breaking Color
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 15.1 x 22.8 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Marcia Hafif, New Paintings: Breaking Color

Marcia Hafif

Double sided card / announcement published in conjunction with show held The Clocktower, January 3 - 20, 1979. [details]

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Charlemagne Palestine: Paper Versus Cloth
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 15.1 x 22.8 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Charlemagne Palestine: Paper Versus Cloth

Charlemagne Palestine

Double sided card / announcement published in conjunction with show held at The Clocktower, January 3 - 20, 1979. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light yellowing from age and light rubbing to verso. Unmailed, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24885]
Set of 20 Postcards Announcing Exhibitions Opening in February and April of 1979 at The Institute for Art and Urban Resources (P.S.1)
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 15.1 x 22.8 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Set of 20 Postcards Announcing Exhibitions Opening in February and April of 1979 at The Institute for Art and Urban Resources (P.S.1)

Alanna Heiss, Michael Robbins, Peter Kolb, Shigeko Kubota, Bob Harris, Ann Eugenia Volkes, Katharine T. Carter, Elaine Reichek, Eberhard Blum, John Cage, Alan Finkel, Taka Iimura, Andrea Blum, Nikolai Buglaj, Barry Gerson, Harmony Hammond, Jim Billipp, Pola Weiss, Dena Crane, Louie Grenier, Gary Hill, Ralph Hocking, Steven C. Kolpan, Mitchell Kriegman, Mary Lucier, Michael Marton, William Wegman, Elizabeth Wiener, Gerry Griffin, Mirit Cohan, Stanley Tigerman, J.S. Champagne, Kit Barnes, Tom Bills, Marcia Hafif, Charlemagne Palestine

Set of loose postcards / announcements published in conjunction with shows held at P.S.1 (Project Studios One), Long Island City, NY, February 11 - April 1, 1979 and April 22 - June 10, 1979. Artists include Michael Robbins, Peter Kolb, Shigeko Kubota, Bob Harris, Ann Eugenia Volkes, Katharine T. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light yellowing from age to postcards. John Cage performed by Eberhard Blum Postcard has been mailed and has mailing marks and mailing wear with moderate bumping. Cards are otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24884]
Sustained Visions
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.2 x 22.7 cm.
  • 56 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Sustained Visions

Gaylen C. Hansen, Claire Moore, Salvatore Scarpitta, Marcia Tucker, Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, Kathleen Thomas

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, April 23 - June 23, 1979. Introduction by Marcia Tucker with additional texts by Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, and Kathleen Thomas. ... [details]

$15.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. 4 cm. area of rubbing to tail edge of recto with loss of first layer of paper. 1 cm. of rubbing to head edge of recto at spine. Light rubbing of cover edges and a 1 mm. stain to recto. Contents clean and unmarked and binding is tight to the spine.
[Object # 24766]
Grids : Format and Image in 20th Century Art
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • spiral bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 20.1 x 21.1
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Grids : Format and Image in 20th Century Art

[Second Printing]

Rosalind Krauss, Piet Mondrian, Paul Klee, Eadweard Muybridge, Frank Lloyd Wright, Josef Albers, Max Bill, Joseph Cornell, Ad Reinhardt, Louise Nevelson, Adolph Gottlieb, Alfred Jensen, Agnes Martin, Ellsworth Kelly, Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, Frank Stella, Kenneth Noland, Robert Irwin, Lucas Samaras, Roy Lichtenstein, Carl Andre, Sol LeWitt, Eva Hesse, Chuck Close, Joe Zucker, George Noël, Jennifer Bartlett, Edda Renouf, Patrick Ireland, Brice Marden, Larry Poons, Bridget Riley, Agnes Denes, Ernest Trova

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at The Pace Gallery, New York, December 16, 1978 - January 20, 1979. Traveled to The Akron Art Institute, Ohio, March 24 - May 6, 1979. Essay "Grids, You Say," by Rosalind Krauss. ... [details]

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In a Pictorial Framework
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.1 x 22.5 cm.
  • 48 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

In a Pictorial Framework

Marcia Tucker, Phyllis Bramson, Finley Fryer, Gundersen Clark, Story Mann, David Saunders, Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, Kathleen Thomas

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with a series of summer shows held at The New Museum, New York. "Story Mann," held June 30 - July 21, 1979; "Finlay Fryer," and "David Saunders," held July 28 - August 18, 1979; and "Phyllis Bramson," and "Gundersen Clark," held August 25 - September 15, 1979. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Gentle rubbing of edges and corners of covers, with moderate rubbing to lower left corner of recto. Contents clean and unmarked and binding is tight to the spine.
[Object # 24758]
Dimensions Variable
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.4 x 22.6 cm.
  • 45 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Dimensions Variable

Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, Kathleen Thomas, James O. Clark, Gary Allen Justis, Ann Knutson, Cork Marcheschi, Stephen Miller, Carlton Newton, Mike Roddy, Marcia Tucker

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held September 29 - November 29, 1979. Preface by Marcia Tucker. Curated and with text by Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, and Kathleen Thomas. Artists included James O. ... [details]

$30.00
Condition:  Very Good. Moderate rubbing of edges and corners of covers. Contents clean and unmarked and binding is tight to the spine.
[Object # 24756]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm. (unfolded) ; 29.8 x 22.5 cm (folded)
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

Vol. 2, No. 11 (1979)

V. Vale, Jim Thorne, Ruby Ray, The Dead Kennedys

Volume two, issue number eleven of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1979. Edited by V. Vale. Text and images include: "Seven Myths that Made Us Modern;" "Computer Portraits," photos by Ruby Ray; "Middle Class," lyrics by the Middle Class, photo by Robbe-Gray; "Mayo Thompson;" "Throbbing Gristle;" "John Cooper Clarke;" "Screamers;" "Dead Kennedys;" "Alley Cats;" and more. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
Permalink
$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages and light overall rubbing, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24733]
Terpsichore in Sneakers : Post-Modern Dance
  • critical theory
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24 x 20 cm.
  • 292 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0395282128

Terpsichore in Sneakers : Post-Modern Dance

Sally Banes, Simone Forti, Yvonne Rainer, Steve Paxton, Trisha Brown, David Gordon, Deborah Hay, Lucinda Childs, Douglas Dunn, Meredith Monk, Kenneth King, Ann Halprin, Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Merce Cunningham, Robert Alexander

Critical theory by Sally Banes on post modernist dance in the early 1960's with photographs by Robert Alexander. "'Terpsichore in Sneakers' is the first full-scale discussion of the artists who have made post-modern dance today's pre-eminent choreographic movement. ... [details]

$30.00
Condition:  Fine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked in unread condition. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges may be required.
[Object # 24726]
$27.50
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 1.1 cm. closed tear to the head edge of the dust jacket, otherwise Fine in unread condition. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges may be required.
[Object # 24727]
Christopher Knowles : Typings (1974 - 1977)
  • artists' book
  • cloth boards issued without dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • duotone
  • 28.6 x 25.8 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size 500
  • ISBN 093142836X

Christopher Knowles : Typings (1974 - 1977)

[Hardcover]

Christopher Knowles

Hardcover edition of an artist's book by Christopher Knowles. Includes visual poems and other text and drawings executed using a typewriter. [details]

$750.00
Condition:  Good. Signed by the artist on the endpapers in black ink. 1.3 cm. area of soiling to recto, sun staining along spine, and light colored staining across verso with areas of rubbing. Contents clean and unmarked. Includes folded duotone poster advertising the publication.
[Object # 24708]
$750.00
Condition:  Good. Signed by the artist on the endpapers in black ink. Pale markings and rubbings across recto; 2 mm. tearing of book cloth on recto; 2mm. snagging of book cloth on verso; 1.3 cm, 1 cm., and 9 mm. areas of soiling to verso. Contents clean and unmarked. Includes folded duotone poster advertising the publication.
[Object # 24709]
$400.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. 3.7 cm. area of staining to recto with additional light markings across recto measuring 2 mm., 3 cm., and 1 mm. 1.3 cm. 1.4 cm. and a strand of unraveled book cloth along spine. Contents clean and unmarked and binding tight to the spine. This is an unsigned copy.
[Object # 24707]
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