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John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach

Specific Object is pleased to present John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach, an exhibition now on view at Susan Inglett Gallery through April 20, 2019.

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Destroy All Monsters Magazine 1976 - 1979
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27 x 20.9 cm.
  • 270 pp.
  • edition size 75
  • signed and numbered
  • ISBN 9780978869786

Destroy All Monsters Magazine 1976 - 1979

[Special Edition]

Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, Niagara, Jim Shaw

"This limited edition is comprised of the Destroy All Monsters Magazine publication signed by the collective’s original members: Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, Niagara, and Jim Shaw. Also included is an 8×10 silver print by Cary Loren and a small glycine baggie of dirt from God’s Oasis–the commune Mike Kelley and Jim Shaw lived in from 1974 to 1976 and which served as the collective’s musical practice space. ... [details]

$750.00
Condition:  Fine. Complete special edition copy with signed photograph and baggie of dirt. Numbered 6/75.
[Object # 24381]
Destroy All Monsters Magazine 1976 - 1979
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27 x 20.9 cm.
  • 270 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780978869786

Destroy All Monsters Magazine 1976 - 1979

Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, Niagara, Jim Shaw

"Facsimile edition of Destroy All Monsters Magazine including remnants of the 'lost' seventh issue, which was never released. Destroy All Monsters Magazine features work by Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, Niagara, and Jim Shaw. ... [details]

$289.89
Condition:  New
$141.03
Condition:  Used
Avalanche Limited Edition
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white
  • 10.5 x 19.5 x 2.5 inches
  • 1016
  • edition size 100
  • signed and numbered

Avalanche Limited Edition

Willougby Sharp, Liza Béar

"Avalanche" magazine was founded by Willoughby Sharp and Liza Béar shortly after they met in 1968. At the time, Sharp was a New York-based art historian and independent curator and Béar an underground magazine editor who had recently moved to New York from London. ... [details]

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Avalanche Trade Edition
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white
  • 10.5 x 19.5 x 2.5 inches
  • 1016 pp.
  • edition size 2000
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780978869748

Avalanche Trade Edition

Willougby Sharp, Liza Béar

Avalanche magazine was founded by Willoughby Sharp and Liza Béar shortly after they met in 1968. At the time, Sharp was a New York-based art historian and independent curator and Béar an underground magazine editor who had recently moved to New York from London. ... [details]

$1,000.00
Condition:  New
$1,206.72
Condition:  Used
Great Bear Pamphlet Series
  • artists' book
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24.3 x 17 x 4.6 cm.
  • 20 vol. : 19 vol. [16] pp. ; 1 vol. [32] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780978869717

Great Bear Pamphlet Series

[Cardboard Boxed Edition]

Alison Knowles, Dick Higgins, George Brecht, Claes Oldenburg, Al Hansen, Jerome Rothenberg, Allan Kaprow, Oyvind Fahlstrom, Robert Filliou, John Giorno, Nam June Paik, Dieter Rot, Wolf Vostell, Robert Watts, Emmett Williams, Jackson Mac Low, John Cage, Bengt af Klintberg, David Antin, Philip Corner, Dieter Roth, Luigi Russolo, Jose-Luis Castillejo, Ramiro Cortes, Javier Martines Cuadrado, Juan Hidalgo, Walter Marchetti, Tomas Marco, Eugenio de Vicente

A complete compendium of all Great Bear Pamphlets. Originally published between 1965 and 1967 by Something Else Press, the Great Bear Pamphlet contributors were a who's who of the sixties avant-garde: George Brecht, John Cage, Al Hansen, Allan Kaprow, Claes Oldenburg, Nam Jun Paik, Dieter Rot and Emmett Williams, were just but a few of the artists / authors in the series. ... [details]

$899.99
Condition:  Used
Lee Lozano : Notebooks 1967 - 70
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27 x 22 cm.
  • 224 pp.
  • edition size 1000
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780978869762

Lee Lozano : Notebooks 1967 - 70

Lee Lozano

"This publication is a compilation of Lee Lozano's notebooks from 1967-1970, and the three included here contain her seminal 'Language Pieces' and drawings for her paintings, including 12 studies for her 11-panel masterpiece, 'Wave Series. ... [details]

$22.52
Condition:  New
$22.47
Condition:  Used
Disband
  • audio CD
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white
  • 12 x12 cm.
  • 31 min.
  • edition size 1000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Disband

Disband, Iona Granet, Donna Henes, Barbara Kruger, Ingrid Sischy, Diane Torr, Martha Wilson

Audio CD of the artworld band composed of Iona Granet, Donna Henes, Barbara Kruger, Ingrid Sischy, Diane Torr, and Martha Wilson. "Long-lost recordings culled from performances between 1979 and 1982 from the loose group of feminist performers known as DISBAND. ... [details]

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Great Bear Pamphlet Series
  • artists' book
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24 x 16 x 7 cm. [boxed]
  • 20 vol. : 19 vol. [16] pp. ; 1 vol. [32] pp.
  • edition size 200
  • unsigned and numbered
  • ISBN 9780978869717

Great Bear Pamphlet Series

[Deluxe Wood Boxed Edition]

Alison Knowles, Dick Higgins, George Brecht, Claes Oldenburg, Al Hansen, Jerome Rothenberg, Allan Kaprow, Oyvind Fahlstrom, Robert Filliou, John Giorno, Nam June Paik, Dieter Rot, Wolf Vostell, Robert Watts, Emmett Williams, Jackson Mac Low, John Cage, Bengt af Klintberg, David Antin, Philip Corner, Dieter Roth, Luigi Russolo, Jose-Luis Castillejo, Ramiro Cortes, Javier Martines Cuadrado, Juan Hidalgo, Walter Marchetti, Tomas Marco, Eugenio de Vicente

A complete compendium of all Great Bear Pamphlets. Originally published between 1965 and 1967 by Something Else Press, the Great Bear Pamphlet's contributors were a who's who of the sixties avant-garde: George Brecht, John Cage, Al Hansen, Allan Kaprow, Claes Oldenburg, Nam Jun Paik, Dieter Rot and Emmett Williams, were just but a few of the artists / authors in the series. ... [details]

$899.99
Condition:  Used
Rock / Music Writings
  • critical theory
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 224 pp.
  • edition size 3000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Rock / Music Writings

Dan Graham

The first collection in English of Dan Graham’s influential body of writing on Rock and Roll music. Stretching from the late 60s to the late 80s, Rock/Music Writings contains the following 13 essays, most of which are currently out-of-print or seen here for the first time in a widely distributed form: "Holes and Lights: A Rock Concert Special," "All You Need Is Love," "Live Kinks," "Late Kinks,"; "Country Trip," "The End of Liberalism," "Punk as Propaganda," "Rock My Religion," "New Wave Rock and the Feminine," "Musical Performance And Stage–Set Utilizing Two–Way Mirror And Time–Delay," "McLaren’s Children," "Untitled," and "Artist as Producer. ... [details]

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How to Make a Happening
  • audio CD
  • duotone
  • 12.5 x 14.2 cm.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

How to Make a Happening

[CD]

Allan Kaprow

Audio CD reissue of "How to Make a Happening," originally published as a vinyl LP by Mass Art and distributed by Something Else Press, "How to Make a Happening" is a spoken word recording in mono of Allan Kaprow describing, in detail, how to make a happening. ... [details]

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