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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.

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The Best of the Hall of Issues
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 47.8 x 35.2 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Best of the Hall of Issues

Phyllis Yampolsky, Steve Shapiro

Poster published in conjunction with show "Best of the Hall of Issues" held at Judson Memorial Church, December, 1961 - May, 1962 as well as an exhibition of "Writings, Sculpture and Pictures," held June 7 - July 1, 1962. ... [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in four as issued. Hand addressed mailed copy with mailing marks and wear. This copy sent to Tanager Gallery. One pin hole in upper left corner of verso and two holes from staple in upper right corner of verso.
[Object # 24162]
The Hall of Issues
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 35.4 x 42 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Hall of Issues

Phyllis Yampolsky

Single sided folded announcement poster published in conjunction with opening held at Judson Memorial Church, New York City, December 3, 1961. [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded into four. 3 mm. tear along edge of horizontal fold. Mild bend to corner of folded poster. Clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24163]
Two-Man : Dine / Oldenburg
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 25.4 x 20.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Two-Man : Dine / Oldenburg

Claes Oldenburg, Jim Dine

Single sided flyer / announcement designed by Claes Oldenburg published in conjunction with two-man show of works by Jim Dine and Oldenburg held November 13 - December 3, 1959. [details]

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Judson Dance Theater Presents : A Concerting of Dance Nos. 14, 15, 16
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 42 x 25.7 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Judson Dance Theater Presents : A Concerting of Dance Nos. 14, 15, 16

Robert Morris, Carla Blank, Lucinda Childs, Alex Hay, Robert Rauschenberg, Steve Paxton, Yvonne Rainer, Elaine Summers, Carolyn Brown, William Davis, Judith Dunn, Deborah Hay, Tony Holder, Barbara Lloyd, Albert Reid, Carolee Schneemann, Joanna Vischer, Carla Blank, Abigail Ewert, Deborah Lee, Sandra Neels, Fred Herko, Tony Holder, John Cage, Sally Gross, Philip Corner, James Waring, Malcolm Goldstein, Valda Setterfield, David Gordon, Christian Wolff, Ira Lieberman, Mimi Hartshorn, Lucy Reisman, Robert Schumann, Robert Dunn, Al Kurchin, Max Neuhaus

Single sided poster / announcement flyer for series of performances held on April 27, 28, 29, 1964 at Judson Memorial Church. Poster designed by Robert Morris. Performances featured choreography, dance and music by Robert Morris, Carla Blank, Lucinda Childs, Alex Hay, Robert Rauschenberg, Steve Paxton, Yvonne Rainer, Elaine Summers, Carolyn Brown, William Davis, Judith Dunn, Deborah Hay, Tony Holder, Barbara Lloyd, Albert Reid, Carolee Schneemann, Joanna Vischer, Carla Blank, Abigail Ewert, Deborah Lee, Sandra Neels, Fred Herko, Tony Holder, John Cage, Sally Gross, Philip Corner, James Waring, Malcolm Goldstein, Valda Setterfield, David Gordon, Christian Wolff, Ira Lieberman, Mimi Hartshorn, Lucy Reisman, Robert Schumann, Robert Dunn, Al Kurchin, and Max Neuhaus. [details]

$1,500.00
Condition:  Good. Hand addressed mailed copy folded in four as issued. Scattered handling marks and additional soft folds. Light discoloration at edges.
[Object # 24033]
Destruction Art Symposium : D.I.A.S. - U.S.A. 1968 Preview
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Destruction Art Symposium : D.I.A.S. - U.S.A. 1968 Preview

Hermann Nitsch, Nam June Paik, Al Hansen, Bici Hendricks, Charlotte Moorman, Ralph Ortiz, Lil Picard, Jon Hendricks

Flyer / announcement published in conjunction with symposium organized by Jon Hendricks and Raph Ortiz held March 22, 1968, Indexes "Destruction Events" by Hermann Nitsch, "Carcus Mutilation"; Nam June Paik, "Self Mutilation"; Al Hansen, "Sadomaso"; Bici Hendricks, "Ice Beeaking"; Charlotte Moorman, "Destruction"; Ortiz, "The Death of White Henry and Black Penny"; and Lil Picard, "Soft Bunings and Coal Feathers. ... [details]

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Judson Revivals : A Festival Benefit
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 22 cm.
  • [16] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Judson Revivals : A Festival Benefit

Charles Adams, Seth Allen, Joan Baker, Jerri Banks, George Bartenieff, Sudie Bond, Al Carmines, Christopher Carrick, Remy Charlip, Lucinda Childs, Nancy Christofferson, Hunt Cole, Gretel Cummings, William Davis, George Dennison, Johnny Dodd, Rosalyn Drexler, June Ekman, Michael Ekman, Frank Emerson, Joan Fairlie, Crystal Field, Maria Irene Fornes, Robert Frink, Grace Goodman, David Gordon, Lee Guilliatt, Walter Harris, Geoffrey Hendricks, Jerry Joyner, Masato Kawasaki, Elmira Kendricks, Teresa King, Lawrence Kornfeld, H.M. Koutoukas, Ruth Krauss, Julie Kurnitz, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Stephen Lamb, Ellen Levene, Frank Lilly, Victor LiPari, Katherine Litz, Barbara Lloyd, Gretchen MacLane, Jack M. Matlaga, Martha McCauley, John Herbert McDowell, Otto Mjaanes, Meredith Monk, Novella Nelson, Peter Nevraumont, Sabina Nordoff, Sandy Padilla, William Partie, Aileen Passloff, Neville Powers, Yvonne Rainer, Jerome Raphael, Arlene Rothlein, Sheila Roy, Peter Saul, Evelyn Schneider, Sue Smith, Malcolm Spooner, Charles Stanley, Gertrude Stein, Burton Supree, Florence Tarlow, Sheindi Tokayer, David Vaughn, James Waring, Theodore Wiechers, Margaret Wise, Margaret Wright, Jamil Zakkai

Program for series of performances staged at the Judson Memorial Church on May 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28 and June 3, 4, 5, 1966. Program included "Patter for Soft-Shoe Dance" by George Dennision with music by Al Carmines and choreography by Remy Charlip; "March" choreographed and danced by Jame Waring; The Mind is a Muscle" by Yvonne Rainer; "Tambourine Dance" by Waring; "Home Movies" by Rosalyn Drexler with music by Carmines and directed by Lawrence Kornfeld and paintings by Jon Hendricks; "Promenade" by Maria Irene Fornes with music by Barmines and directed by Kornfeld; "Morning Raga with Yellow Chair" choreographed and danced by Arlene Rothlein; "April and December" choreographed by Charlip and danced by Aileen Passloff; "What Happened" by Gertrude Stein with music by Carmines, directed by Kornfled and performed by Joan Baker, Lucinda Childs, Passloff, Rainer, Rothlein, Carmines, Hunt Cole, Masato Kawasaki and Burton Supree with set by Geoffrey Hendricks; "Pomegranada" by H. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Vertical fold through front cover. Last page loose at staples. Clean and unmarked.
[Object # 23579]
The Smiling Workman by Jim Dine
  • editioned print
  • mimeograph
  • black-and-white
  • 21.5 x 17 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Smiling Workman by Jim Dine

Jim Dine

Mimeographed print produced by Jim Dine in conjunction with his happening, The Smiling Workman. performed at Judson Gallery on February 29, March 1, March 2, 1960. Dine's performance was part of the "Ray Gun Spex" series that also included actions by Claes Oldenburg, Dick Higgins, Al Hansen, Allan Kaprow, Red Grooms, and Bob [Robert] Whitman. ... [details]

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Judson Poet's Theater Presents Asphodel by John Wieners and What Happened by Gertrude Stein
  • ephemera
  • pictorial wrappers
  • mimeograph
  • black-and-white
  • 21.6 x 14.1 cm.
  • unpaginated
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Judson Poet's Theater Presents Asphodel by John Wieners and What Happened by Gertrude Stein

John Wieners, Gertrude Stein, Andy Warhol

Single sheet, four page, program for double presentation of "Asphodel, In Hell's Despite" by John Wieners and "What Happened" by Gertrude Stein. Program indexes participants in "Asphodel" as production by Jerry Benjamin, music by John Herbert McDowell and design by Andy Warhol. ... [details]

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Yvonne Rainer / Robert Morris
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 30.3 x 48 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Yvonne Rainer / Robert Morris

Yvonne Rainer, Robert Morris

Poster published in conjunction with performances of by Yvonne Rainer and Robert Morris at Judson Memorial Church on March 24, 25, 26, 1965. Features overlaying photographic images of Rainer and Morris performances. [details]

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James Waring & Dance Company : Fred Herko Yvonne Rainer Arlene Rothleim Lucinda Childs Gary Gross Deborah Hay in
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 48 x 15 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

James Waring & Dance Company : Fred Herko Yvonne Rainer Arlene Rothleim Lucinda Childs Gary Gross Deborah Hay in "Phrases"

James Waring, Fred Herko, Yvonne Rainer, Arlene Rothleim, Lucinda Childs, Gary Gross, Deborah Hay

Flyer / handbill for performances held on August 25 and 26, 1963 of "Phrases," danced by Fred Herko, Yvonne Rainer, Arlene Rothleim, Lucinda Childs, Gary Gross, and Deborah Hay. Music by Erik Satie, Mozat, John Herbert McDowell. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Mailed copy with postmark on verso. Folded in four as issued. Recto and vero clean and unmarked with very light handing marks.
[Object # 23415]
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