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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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Fluxus (Its Historical Development and Relationship to Avant-Garde Movements)
  • ephemera
  • monochrome
  • 43.1 Ă— 14.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Fluxus (Its Historical Development and Relationship to Avant-Garde Movements)

George Maciunas

The free-standing 2nd version and so-called "small chart" created by George Maciunas to situate Fluxus in the historical canon. Black ink on chartreuse paper. "Today it is fashionable among the avant-garde to broaden and obscure the definition o fine arts to some ambitious realm that includes practically everything. ... [details]

New York, NY: Fluxus,
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Condition:  Fine. A pristine copy folded once as issued.
[Object # 23401]
a V TRE Extra
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 38 x 29 cm.
  • 16 pp.
  • unsigned and unnumbered

a V TRE Extra

No. 11 (March 24, 1979)

George Maciunas, Ay-o, George Brecht, Jean Dupuy, Henry Flynt, Bici Forbes, Ken Friedman, Camille Gordon, Geoff Hendricks, Jon Hendricks, Dick Higgins, Joe Jones, Spike Jones, Buster Keaton, Alison Knowles, Carla Liss, George Maciunas, Jonas Mekas, Larry Miller, Peter von ripper, Takako Saito, Mieko Shiomi, Daniel Spoerri, Yasunao Tone, Ben Vautier, Wolf Vostell, Yoshimasa Wada, Robert Watts, Milan Knizak

Issue eleven, the last, of Fluxus newspaper. Tribute to George Maciunas, with cover headline: "Maciunas Dies. Hart attack kills him at summer palace." Texts include "George Maciunas: Lifespan Data"; "George Macuinas and My Work with Him" and others. ... [details]

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Vaseline Street : Fluxus Newspaper
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 56 x 43 cm.
  • 6 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Vaseline Street : Fluxus Newspaper

No. 9 (May 1966)

George Maciunas, Peter Moore, Yoko Ono, John Lennon

Issue number nine of Fluxus newspaper published in 1970. Issue comprised of photographs of a fluxus event staged on by Yoko Ono and John Lennon, with a schedule of events. Photographs by Peter Moore. [details]

[New York], [NY]: [Fluxus],
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Fluxus Vaseline sTREet Fluxus Newspaper
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 2 vol. : 56 x 43 cm. ; 51.5 x 15.5 cm.
  • 2 vol. : 4 pp. ; [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Fluxus Vaseline sTREet Fluxus Newspaper

No. 8 (May 1966)

George Maciunas, Wolf Vostell

Issue number eight of Fluxus newspaper published May 1966. Printed on red broadsheet, cover has a background image of cobblestone with letters announcing a street cleaning event. The inner page gives the location of the event with the command to bring your own towel, with a contribution by Wolf Vostell. ... [details]

[New York], [NY]: [Fluxus],
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cc V TRE : Fluxus Newspaper
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 58 x 45 cm.
  • 4 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • signed and unnumbered

cc V TRE : Fluxus Newspaper

No. 1 (January 1964)

George Brecht, George Maciunas, Alison Knowles, Eugene Gorminger, Robert Watts, Ben Patterson, Chieko Shiomi, R. Krauss, T. Kosugi, Jackson Mac Low, Tomas Schmit, Emmett Williams, Dick Higgins

Issue number one of Fluxus newspaper published January 1964. Edited by George Brecht and George Maciunas. Cover includes catalogue of Fluxus yearbooks with prices. Interior pages include a editorial by George Brecht, "Poeme Symphonique" by Gyorgy Ligeti; "Man who runs" by Ben Patterson; "Child Art Piece," by Alison Knowles. ... [details]

[New York], [NY]: Fluxus,
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[U.S.A. Surpasses All the Genocide Records]
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 54 x 87.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

[U.S.A. Surpasses All the Genocide Records]

George Maciunas

"U.S.A. Surpasses All the Genocide Records, the flag poster, is curiously only listed once in Fluxus publications and then by implication, as a publication of Implosions, a commercial branch of Fluxus started by Maciunas, Robert Watts, and Herman Fine. ... [details]

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Water Yam.
  • multiple
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • [43] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Water Yam.

George Brecht

1st edition variant.Transparent plastic box with Maciunas-designed label on lid, containing 43 printed cards of various sizes. [details]

New York, NY: Fluxus,
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Flux Post 17-17
  • multiple
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Flux Post 17-17

Robert Watts

Sheet of artist's postage stamps by Robert Watts. [details]

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Monsters are Inoffensive : Nothing is More Deadly Than a Woman's Bite
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 16 x 11 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Monsters are Inoffensive : Nothing is More Deadly Than a Woman's Bite

Daniel Spoerri, Vera Spoerri, Roland Topor, Robert Filliou

A single card from the "Monsters are Inoffensive" postcard set. [details]

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Monsters are Inoffensive : Women are Long on Hair and Short on etc...
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose card[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 16 x 11 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Monsters are Inoffensive : Women are Long on Hair and Short on etc...

Daniel Spoerri, Vera Spoerri, Roland Topor, Robert Filliou

A single card from the "Monsters are Inoffensive" postcard set. [details]

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