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Specific Object's Quarantine Reading List

For Something Curated we've put together a shortlist of books we're thinking of durning the worldwide quarantine.

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  • recent objects
Black President : The Art and Legacy of Fela Anikulapo - Kuti
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27 x 27 cm.
  • 186 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0915557878

Black President : The Art and Legacy of Fela Anikulapo - Kuti

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Biyi Bandele, Jeff Chang, Yomi Durotoye, Vivien Goldman, Olu Oguibe, Moyo Okediji, Sharan Strange, Michael Veal, Trevor Schoonmaker

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held July 10 - September 28, 2003. Edited by Trevor Schoonmaker with essays by Olu Oguibe, Yomi Durotoye, Vivien Goldman, Moyo Okediji, Trevor Schoonmaker and Michael E. ... [details]

$200.00
Condition:  New
$143.67
Condition:  Used
Bad Girls
  • ephemera
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27.9 x 21.5 cm.
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
Richard Prince : New Museum Window Sept 27 / Printed Matter Window October
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 10.3 x 15.4 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Richard Prince : New Museum Window Sept 27 / Printed Matter Window October

Richard Prince

Double sided postcard / announcement published in conjunction with two window installation exhibitions by Ricarhd Prince held at New Museum, September 27 - October 27, 1980, and Printed Matter, October 1980. ... [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Fine. Unsent copy, clean and unmarked.
[Object # 23457]
Fake
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25.5 x 20.5 cm.
  • 50 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0915557584

Fake

Lynne Tillman, Phil Mariani, William Olander, Dennis Balk, Nancy Burson, David Cabrera, Laurel Chiten, Cheryl Qamar, Clegg & Guttmann, Mark Dion, Jason Simon, Duvet Brothers, Tim Ebner, John Glascock, Gorilla Tapes, Day Gleeson, Dennis Thomas, Fariba Hajamadi, Reginald Hudlin, Joan Jubela, Stanton Davis, Annette Lemieux, MICA-TV, Paul McMahon, Branda Miller, Peter Nagy, David Robbins, John Scarlett-Davis, Andres Serrano, Shelly Silver, Michael Smith, Sarah Tuft

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held May 7 - July 12, 1987. Essays by Lynne Tillman, Phil Mariani, and William Olander. Participating artists include Dennis Balk, Nancy Burson, David Cabrera, Laurel Chiten, Cheryl Qamar, Clegg & Guttmann, Mark Dion, Jason Simon, Duvet Brothers, Tim Ebner, John Glascock, Gorilla Tapes, Day Gleeson, Dennis Thomas, Fariba Hajamadi, Reginald Hudlin, Joan Jubela, Stanton Davis, Annette Lemieux, MICA-TV, Paul McMahon, Branda Miller, Peter Nagy, David Robbins, John Scarlett-Davis, Andres Serrano, Shelly Silver, Michael Smith, and Sarah Tuft. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Fine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24986]
Early Work by Five Contemporary Artists : Ron Gorchov, Elizabeth Murray, Dennis Oppenheim, Dorothea Rockburne, Joel Shapiro
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.4 x 28 cm.
  • [30] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Early Work by Five Contemporary Artists : Ron Gorchov, Elizabeth Murray, Dennis Oppenheim, Dorothea Rockburne, Joel Shapiro

Ron Gorchov, Elizabeth Murray, Dennis Oppenheim, Dorothea Rockburne, Joel Shapiro, Marcia Tucker, Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman, Pat Steir

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held November 11 - December 30, 1977. Introduction by Marcia Tucker. Interview with Ron Gorchov by Susan Logan; an Interview with Elizabeth Murray by Allan Schwartzman; an interview with Dennis Oppenheim by Allan Schwartzman; an interview with Dorothea Rockburne by Marcia Tucker; and an interview with Joel Shapiro by Susan Logan. ... [details]

New York, NY: The New Museum,
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$30.00
Condition:  Fair / Good. Significant handling wear to covers and pages and significant rubbing of covers with light overall soiling of covers. Moderate discoloration near spine. Crinkling/embossment of first eight pages.
[Object # 24762]
New Work / New York
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.4 x 27.8 cm.
  • 31 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

New Work / New York

Susan Dallas, Lynne Elton, Steve Keister, David Middaugh, Fred Smith, Jeff Way, Marcia Tucker, Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, May 13 - July 8, 1978. Introduction by Marcia Tucker. Artists included Susan Dallas, Lynne Elton, Steve Keister, David Middaugh, Fred Smith, and Jeff Way. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Good. Display copy with significant rubbing and bumping of covers and cover edges and moderate handling wear to pages.
[Object # 24763]
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.5 x 27.8 cm.
  • 38 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

"Bad" Painting

James Albertson, Joan Brown, Eduardo Carrillo, James Chatelain, CPLY [William Copley], Charles Garabedian, Robert Chambless Hendon, Joseph Hilton, Neil Jenney, Judith Linhares, P. Walter Siler, Earl Staley, Shari Urquhart, William Wegman

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, January 14 - February 28, 1978. Essay by Marcia Tucker. Artists included James Albertson, Joan Brown, Eduardo Carrillo, James Chatelain, CPLY [William Copley], Charles Garabedian, Robert Chambless Hendon, Joseph Hilton, Neil Jenney, Judith Linhares, P. ... [details]

$175.00
Condition:  Good. Moderate rubbing and bumping of covers and corners with light handling wear. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24765]
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]
New Work / New York
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.3 x 22.8 cm.
  • 31 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

New Work / New York

Nancy Arlen, Louisa Chase, Rudy Heintze, F.L. Schroder, David Wells, Susan Logan, Allan Schwartzman

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, December 8, 1979 - February 8, 1980. Preface by Marcia Tucker. Essay by Susan Logan and Allan Schwartzman. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Very Good. Very light rubbing of cover edges, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24768]
Extended Sensibilities : Homosexual Presence in Contemporary Art
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.3 x 22.8 cm.
  • 60 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Extended Sensibilities : Homosexual Presence in Contemporary Art

Daniel J. Cameron, Charley Brown, Scott Burton, Craig Carver, Arch Connelly, Janet Cooling, Betsy Damon, Nancy Fried, Jedd Garet, Gilbert & George, Lee Gordon, Harmony Hammond, John Henninger, Jerry Janosco, Lili Lakich, Les Petites Bonbons, Ross Paxton, Jody Pinto, Carla Tardi, Fran Winant

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held October 16 - December 30, 1982. Text by Daniel J. Cameron. Featured in the exhibition are Charley Brown, Scott Burton, Craig Carver, Arch Connelly, Janet Cooling, Betsy Damon, Nancy Fried, Jedd Garet, Gilbert & George, Lee Gordon, Harmony Hammond, John Henninger, Jerry Janosco, Lili Lakich, Les Petites Bonbons, Ross Paxton, Jody Pinto, Carla Tardi, and Fran Winant. ... [details]

New York, NY: The New Museum,
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$75.00
Condition:  Good. Light overall soiling and rubbing and minimal bumping of covers. Contents clean and unmarked and binding is tight to the spine.
[Object # 24767]
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