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LAWRENCE WEINER (1942 - 2021)


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Art, Life and God
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • photocopy / xeroxed
  • vello bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.7 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • signed and unnumbered

Art, Life and God

[First Version / First Edition]

Sean Landers

Artist's book in the form of diaristic writings by Sean Landers published in conjunction with show "Sean Landers: Art, Life and God," held at Postmasters Gallery, New York, November 16 - December 15, 1990. [details]

[New York], [NY]: [self-published],
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$750.00
Condition:  Very Good. 3.3 cm. fold to bottom right corner of clear covers, recto and title page. Light creasing of final page and 1.2 cm. bumping of top edge of penultimate page. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked. Cover is handwritten in purple pen.
[Object # 36765]
John Baldessari
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 96 x 62 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

John Baldessari

John Baldessari

Folded poster / announcement published in conjunction with show held September 22 - October 13, 1990. [details]

New York, NY: Sonnabend,
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$350.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Folded in eight as issued. Moderate overall crimping of posters and handling wear, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25671]
Conceptual Art, Minimal Art, Arte Povera, Land Art : Sammlung Marzona
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 23.6 x 13.8 cm.
  • 270 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 3893221778

Conceptual Art, Minimal Art, Arte Povera, Land Art : Sammlung Marzona

Werner Lippert, Erich Franz, Vito Acconci, Carl Andre, Giovanni Anselmo, John Baldessari, Robert Barry, Bernhard and Hilla Becher, Rolf Bendgens, Ella Bergmann-Michel, Mel Bochner, Constantin Brancusi, Marcel Broodthaers, Stanley Brouwn, Daniel Buren, Victor Burgin, Alan Charlton, Hanne Darboven, Jan Dibbets, Marcel Duchamp, Dan Flavin, Hamish Fulton, Gilbert & George, Dan Graham, Douglas Huebler, Donald Judd, On Kawara, Joseph Kosuth, Jannis Kounellis, Gary Kuehn, Barry Le Va, Sol LeWitt, El Lissitzky, Bernd Lohaus, Richard Long, Robert Mangold, Piero Manzoni, Brice Marden, Gordon Matta-Clark, Bruce McLean, Mario Merz

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held February 18 - April 8, 1990. Texts by Werner Lippert and Erich Franz. Artists include Vito Acconci, Carl Andre, Giovanni Anselmo, John Baldessari, Robert Barry, Bernhard and Hilla Becher, Rolf Bendgens, Ella Bergmann-Michel, Mel Bochner, Constantin Brancusi, Marcel Broodthaers, Stanley Brouwn, Daniel Buren, Victor Burgin, Alan Charlton, Hanne Darboven, Jan Dibbets, Marcel Duchamp, Dan Flavin, Hamish Fulton, Gilbert & George, Dan Graham, Douglas Huebler, Donald Judd, On Kawara, Joseph Kosuth, Jannis Kounellis, Gary Kuehn, Barry Le Va, Sol LeWitt, El Lissitzky, Bernd Lohaus, Richard Long, Robert Mangold, Piero Manzoni, Brice Marden, Gordon Matta-Clark, Bruce McLean, and Mario Merz. ... [details]

Bielefeld, Germany: Kunsthalle Bielefeld,
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$46.92
Condition:  Used
Architects of Fortune : Mies van der Rohe and the Third Reich
  • reference book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.9 x 15.3 cm.
  • 382 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0880641215

Architects of Fortune : Mies van der Rohe and the Third Reich

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Elaine S. Hochman

Publication documenting Mies van der Rohe and his time in Germany during the Nazi regime written by Elaine S. Hochman. Includes an afterword, notes, selected bibliography and an index. [details]

$10.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light rubbing of covers with bumping of corners and edges. Yellowing to inside of verso cover. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked. Due to large size and weight of this publication additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 37851]
I. The Relationship Between Art and Architecture / II. Art + Architecture + Society / III. Art Fairs : Plans and Process / IV. Conservation and Contemporary Art / V. Support for the Arts in Unsupportive Times
  • reference book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 5 vol.: 23.2 x 14.6 cm. (each)
  • 5 vol.: vol. 1: 57 pp. ; vol. 2: 58 pp. ; vol. 3: 42 pp.; vol. 4: 66 pp. ; vol. 5: 50 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

I. The Relationship Between Art and Architecture / II. Art + Architecture + Society / III. Art Fairs : Plans and Process / IV. Conservation and Contemporary Art / V. Support for the Arts in Unsupportive Times

Summary of a Workshop / (Volumes 1 - 5)

Frank O. Gehry, Daniel Buren, Jean-Louis Cohen, Cesar Pelli, Donald Judd, Irving Lavin, Germano Celant, Henry N. Cobb, Christopher Knight, Mildred Friedman, John Chamberlain, Peter Eisenman, Robert Irwin, Michael Graves, Nancy Wexler, Henry T. Hopkins, Michael Rotondi, Diana Agrest, Lynda Benglis, Scott Burton, Adele Freedman, April Greiman, Alanna Heiss, Craig Hodgetts, Walter Hopps, Catherine Ingraham, Eric Owen Moss, Matt Mullican, Larry Richards, David Ross, Alexis Smith, Leon Whiteson, O. Kelley Anderson Jr., Brian Angel, Dr. Alberto Anfossi, Rosina Gómez Baeza, Dr. Emil Bammatter, Thomas P. Blackman, Van Deren Coke, Michelle De Angelus, Milton Esterow, Anita Kaegi, Claudio Bruni Sakraischik, Allan Schwartzman, Leif Ståhle, Tamara Thomas, Robert Thomson, Billie Milam, Albert Albano, James Bernstein, Sharon Blank, Victoria Blyth Hill, Tom Branchick, William Leischer, Carol Mancusi-Ungaro, Ross Merill, Roy De Forest, Tim Ebner, George Herms, Duane Hanson, Rotraut Klein-Moquay, Ida Kohlmeyer, Miriam Shapiro, Paul Brach, Zora Sweet Pinney, Nora Halpern Brougher, Cee Scott Brown, Marie Cieri, Pamela Clapp, Gary Garrels, Stanley Grinstein, David Ireland, Steven D. Lavine, Bella Lewitzky, Lisa Lyons, Anne MacDonald, Peter Norton, Max Palevsky, Claire Peeps, Dr. Thomas Reese, Joy Silverman, Tina Summerlin, Ella King Torrey, Joel Wachs, Frederick R. Weisman

Volumes I-V of "Summary of a Workshop," a biannual series of symposiums on contemporary art sponsored by the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation and held at various North American locations. Each symposium was accompanied by a catalogue which summarized the conversations that took place. ... [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Set of 5 volumes. Light rubbing and yellowing of cover edges and light yellowing of pages, otherwise Fine. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37853]
White Columns Twentieth Anniversary Benefit Exhibition : Gala Preview Celebration
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 7.3 x 22.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

White Columns Twentieth Anniversary Benefit Exhibition : Gala Preview Celebration

White Columns

Single sided card / invitation published in conjunction with White Columns' Twentieth Anniversary Benefit Exhibition and Gala Preview Celebration held March 22, [1990]. [details]

New York, NY: White Columns,
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$10.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light rubbing of edges and corners with barely visible yellow foxing to left side of recto. Otherwise Fine, clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37739]
Das Regime der Bilder : Videofestival
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 110 x 79.8 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Das Regime der Bilder : Videofestival

Hans-Peter Feldmann

Oversized folded poster published in conjunction with video festival held at Portikus, Frankfurt, June 8 - July 8, 1990. Organized and with an introduction by Perter Weibel and Kasper König. Features the colored portico designed by Hans-Peter Feldmann for the festival on recto and a schedule of events on verso. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in 25 as issued. Light wear along folds and light handling wear with a 7 mm. yellow stain to verso and additional light rubbing, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37620]
Katharina Fritsch : 1979 - 1989
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • cm.
  • 78 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 3883751049

Katharina Fritsch : 1979 - 1989

Katharina Fritsch, Julian Heynen

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at Westfälischer Kunstverein Münster, June 16 - July 23, 1989. Traveled to Portikus, Frankfurt am Main, August 5 - September 24, 1989. Essay by Julian Heynen in English and German, all other texts in German. ... [details]

$40.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Light rubbing of cover edges and rubbing and scratching of mirrored covers. Contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37586]
Thomas Schütte :
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 29.6 x 21 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Thomas Schütte : "Casino"

Thomas Schütte

Flyer / announcement published in conjunction with show held August 19 - September 14, 1990. Design by Thomas Schütte, printed in black in on pink paper. [details]

Düsseldorf, Germany: Konrad Fischer,
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$75.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Folded in three as issued with some handling marks, especially at top of sheet, and 3 mm. closed tear at top edge. See image for detailed condition assessment.
[Object # 23463]
Reconstitution
  • exhibition catalogue
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • other special feature[s]
  • black-and-white & color
  • 18 vol. and artist designed two-part box : 31.5 x 26.5 x 3 cm. (box) ; 18 vol. (various sizes)
  • 18 vol. : (volumes of various sizes)
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0854880887

Reconstitution

Christian Boltanski, Lynn Gumpert, Georgia Marsh

Boxed set of Christian Boltanski material published in conjunction with show held at The Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, April 6 - June 3, 1990. Traveled to Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, August 25 - October 7, 1990; and Musée de Grenoble, December 15, 1990 - February 18, 1991. ... [details]

London, United Kingdom: Whitechapel Art Gallery,
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$300.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light bumping of corners and edges of contents and 13.2 cm. fold to facsimile letters. Light compression of box cover. Otherwise Fine.
[Object # 35942]
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