• current project

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.

image from John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach
  • recent objects
The Guerrilla Girls' Art Museum Activity Book
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25.5 x 20.5 cm.
  • 16 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 089439018X

The Guerrilla Girls' Art Museum Activity Book

Guerrilla Girls

Artist's book by the legendary Guerrilla Girls, a bunch of anonymous females who fight discrimination with facts, humor, and fake fur. "Rich people have always had a lot of stuff. A few centuries ago, they ran out of room in their palaces and churches, so they started art museums. ... [details]

$100.00
Condition:  Very Good. Covers clean and unmarked. Newsprint interior pages lightly aged.
[Object # 24386]
The Guerrilla Girls Art Museum Activity Book : Book Launch and Exhibition Opening
  • ephemera
  • black-and-white & color
  • 15.2 x 10 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Guerrilla Girls Art Museum Activity Book : Book Launch and Exhibition Opening

Guerrilla Girls

Double sided postcard / exhibition and publication announcement for the opening of the show "Guerrilla Girls: The Art World and Beyond" and the book launch of "The Guerrilla Girls' Art Museum Activity Book" held November 11, 2004 at Printed Matter, Inc. ... [details]

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Printed Matter, Inc. / Artists' Books / Catalogue Update / December, 1978
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.5 x 13.1 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Printed Matter, Inc. / Artists' Books / Catalogue Update / December, 1978

Printed Matter

Printed Matter's supplement to their October 1977 catalogue of available artists' publications. Includes full-page uncredited image of Printed Matter's storefront at 7 Lispenard Street photographed by Peter Downsbrough. ... [details]

$150.00
Condition:  Fine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked. Cover has rubber stamped announcement of the availability of Printed Matter's September 1979 catalogue.
[Object # 8050]
[Tom Sachs / Printed Matter, Inc. / 2003 Catalogue]
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.5 x 14 cm.
  • 30 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

[Tom Sachs / Printed Matter, Inc. / 2003 Catalogue]

Tom Sachs

2003 catalogue of Printed Matter inventory personally selected and approved by Tom Sachs. This publication, a 'zine designed by Sachs, is also inclusive of his own publications, multiples and 'zines. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Fine. Covers and contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 23886]
Printed Matter, Inc. / 1977 Flyer
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm. (unfolded)
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Printed Matter, Inc. / 1977 Flyer

Printed Matter

1977 flyer from Printed Matter offering 102 artists' book and records from a range of international artists. [details]

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Printed Matter, Inc. / Artists' Books / Catalogue October 1977
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.8 x 10.2 cm.
  • [80] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Printed Matter, Inc. / Artists' Books / Catalogue October 1977

Printed Matter

Printed Matter's second retail catalogue of artists' books and publications documenting over 500 works from a range of international artists. [details]

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Printed Matter Inc. : Artists' Books [aka Printed Matter : Artists' Books, A Selection]
  • artists' book
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 15 x 10 cm. (folded) ; 60 x 40 cm. (unfolded)
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Printed Matter Inc. : Artists' Books [aka Printed Matter : Artists' Books, A Selection]

Printed Matter

1978 c. catalogue of inventory of artists' books offered by Printed Matter. [details]

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GAAG : The Guerrilla Art Action Group : 1969 - 1976, A Selection
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.5 x 14 cm.
  • 368 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780894390593

GAAG : The Guerrilla Art Action Group : 1969 - 1976, A Selection

[Second Edition]

Guerrilla Art Action Group, Jon Hendricks, Jean Toche

Reissue of the artist's book-cum-anthology of works by the Guerrilla Art Action Group made between 1969 and 1976. Includes writing (manifestos, notes, letters), photographs, and documentation of performances. ... [details]

$59.00
Condition:  New
$44.00
Condition:  Used
A Field Guide to Weeds
  • artists' book
  • cloth boards issued without dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 18 x 12 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size 750
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0894390260

A Field Guide to Weeds

[First Edition]

Kim Beck

"'A Field Guide to Weeds' masquerades as a 19th century pocket guide, but a guide in which the weeds themselves have taken over. Beck’s innovative project uses the physical form of the book as a metaphor for a crack in the city sidewalk: printed in luscious five-color printing, the common dandelion, pigweed, and poison ivy—the very plants we ignore, step over, ignore, dig up, or scrupulously avoid—creep out of the gutter, up pages, and overrun the book. ... [details]

New York, New York: Printed Matter, Inc.,
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$25.15
Condition:  New
$25.14
Condition:  Used
Untitled (ex libris)
  • editioned print
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • monochrome
  • 14 x 8.5 x 4.5 cm.
  • [1] pp. signed and numbered plus apx. 250 pp. unsigned and unnumbered sheets and [1] pp. colophon page
  • edition size 100
  • signed and numbered

Untitled (ex libris)

Robert Gober

An archival box containing apx. 250 "ex libris" bookplates, plus a single signed and numbered "ex libris" and a colophon page. The ex libris is a facsimile story cut out of The New York Times describing a boy left in a Brooklyn trash can and a goofy drawing of a dog with a newspaper in its mouth. ... [details]

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