• current project

Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured

Specific Object and Jonathan Monk are pleased to announce the publication of the twentieth "Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured,” the latest addition to his ongoing series. For this iteration of his mail art project Monk has chosen an image of the postbox around the corner his mother’s house in the village where the artist grew up, just outside of Leicester, England.

image from Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured
  • recent objects
Blueprints for Modern Living : History and Legacy of the Case Study Houses
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 24.9 x 30.7 cm.
  • 384 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780262692137

Blueprints for Modern Living : History and Legacy of the Case Study Houses

Richard Koshalek, Elizabeth A.T. Smith, Esther McCoy, Amelia Jones, Thomas S. Hines, Helen Searing, Kevin Starr, Reyner Banham, Dolores Hayden, AdèleNaudé Santos, Craig Hodgetts, Ming Fung, Eric Owen Moss, Itsuko Hasegawa, Toyo Ito, Robert Mangurian, Charles Eames, Craig Ellwood, A. Quincy Jones, Pierre Koenig, Richard Neutra, Raphael Soriano

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, October 17, 1989 - February 18, 1990. Introduction by Richard Koshalek, with written contributions by Elizabeth A. ... [details]

Cambridge / London, MA / England: The MIT Press,
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$125.00
Condition:  New. As issued in publisher's shrink-wrap. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 36403]
Arthur Dove : A Retrospective
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 30.3 x 22.8 cm.
  • 200 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262522403

Arthur Dove : A Retrospective

Arthur Dove, Debra Bricker Balken, William C. Agee, Elizabeth Hutton Turner

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, September 20, 1997 - January 4, 1998. Traveled to the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, January 15 - April 12, 1998; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA, April 25 - July 12, 1998; and Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, August 2 - October 4, 1998. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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$20.00
Condition:  Good. 1.5 cm. of bumping of bottom right corner of recto, 3.5 cm. of bumping to upper left corner of verso and 2.5 cm. of bumping of upper right corner of verso. Additional light edge-wear including rubbing of edges. 2.4 cm. area of scratching to recto. Contents are clean and unmarked. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges may be required for international orders.
[Object # 36241]
Endgame : Reference and Simulation in Recent Painting and Sculpture
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 26.7 x 18 cm.
  • 115 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262521180

Endgame : Reference and Simulation in Recent Painting and Sculpture

David Joselit, Elisabeth Sussman, Thomas Crow, Yve-Alain Bois, Hal Foster, Bob Riley, Ross Bleckner, Peter Halley, Sherrie Levine, Philip Taaffe, General Idea, John Kessler, Jeff Koons, Joel Otterson, Haim Steinbach, Richard Baim, Gretchen Bender, Perry Hoberman

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held September 25 - November 30, 1986. Curated by David Joselit and Elisabeth Sussman. Extensive essays by Thomas Crow, Yve-Alain Bois, Hal Foster, Bob Riley, Joselit, Sussman. ... [details]

$75.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light rubbing of cover edges; 1.2 cm. mark on recto; original MoMA pricing sticker on verso. Contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 33864]
On the Passage of a Few People Through a Rather Brief Moment in Time : The Situationist International, 1957 - 1972
  • exhibition catalogue
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 26 x 21 cm.
  • 200 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262231468

On the Passage of a Few People Through a Rather Brief Moment in Time : The Situationist International, 1957 - 1972

Elisabeth Sussman, Mark Francis, Peter Wollen, Troels Andersen, Mirella Bandini, Thomas Y. Levin, Greil Marcus

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held at the Musee National D'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, February 21 - April 9, 1989. Traveled to Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, June 23 -August 13, 1989; and the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, October 20, 1989 - January 7, 1990. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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$95.00
Condition:  Good. Moderate wear to dust jacket including yellowing, overall soiling, 3 cm.(s) of loss, and tears measuring: 3 cm.(s), 1.3 cm.(s), 7 mm.(s), 3 mm.(s) and 3 mm(s). Book cloth covers are clean and unmarked and the contents are Fine.
[Object # 33840]
Leonardo : Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm.
  • 484 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Leonardo : Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology

Vol. 28, No. 5 (1995)

Victor Margolin, Manuel DeLanda, Annette Weintraub, Sonya Shannon, Douglas Davis, Michael Punt, Richard Wright, Ken Feingold, Grahame String Weinbren, Sarah Chaplin, Antoinette LaFarge, Barbara London, Timothy Binkley, Suzanne M. Marchese, Frances T. Marchese, Stewart Ziff, Wong Wo Bik, Bruce Wands

Volume 25, Number 5 issue of "Leonardo : Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology" doubling as an exhibition catalogue for the "Third Annual New York Digital Salon" held at the School of Visual Arts, New York, November 13 - 27, 1995. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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out of stock
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Broodthaers : Writings, Interviews, Photographs
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.8 x 17.8 cm.
  • 210 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262521350

Broodthaers : Writings, Interviews, Photographs

Marcel Broodthaers, Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Rainer Borgemeister, Yves Gevaert, Michael Oppitz, Birgit Pelzer, Anne Rorimer, Dieter Schwarz, Dirk Snauwaert, Marie-Pascale Gildemyn

"The work of the late Belgian artist and poet Marcel Broodthaers analyzes the instituitional conditions of art production at the end of the modernist period and is central to current debates on postmodernism. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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Carolee Schneemann : Imaging her Erotics, Essays Interviews, Projects
  • monograph
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 23.6 x 21 cm.
  • 347 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262194597

Carolee Schneemann : Imaging her Erotics, Essays Interviews, Projects

[Hardcover Edition]

Carolee Schneemann, Kristine Stiles, Robert C. Morgan, Kate Haug, Linda Montano, Carl Heyward, Aviva Rahmani, Jay Murphy, Robert Riley, William Peterson, Eleanor Heartney, Thomas McEvilley, David Levi Strauss

Monograph on the work of Carolee Schneemann including essays, interviews, and projects by and with the artist. Essays, interviews, and reviews by Kristine Stiles, Robert C. Morgan, Kate Haug, Linda Montano, Carl Heyward, Aviva Rahmani, Jay Murphy, Robert Riley, William Peterson, Eleanor Heartney, Thomas McEvilley, and David Levi Strauss. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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$30.53
Condition:  New
$31.11
Condition:  Used
Artists' Magazines : An Alternative Space for Art
  • critical theory
  • paper boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 26 x 19.7 cm.
  • 368 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780262015196

Artists' Magazines : An Alternative Space for Art

Gwen Allen

Critical theory book on the development of periodicals by artists. Includes index to most of the major titles in appendix as "A Compendium of Artists' Magazines from 1945 to 1989." Includes details on +-0 (Plus Moin Zéro); 0 to 9; 4 Taxis; 8 x 10 Art Portfolio; A (Edition A); ABC No Rio Magazine; Agentzia; Aggie Weston's; Aktual Art; Alfabeta; Amazon Quarterly: A Lesbian Arts Journal; American Living; Analytical Art; An Anthology; Apeïros; Appearances; De Appel; Approches; Aqui; Archibras; Archigram; Ark; Art Aktuell; Art & Project Bulletin; Art Communication Edition (ACE) / Strike; Arte Postale!; Artes Visuales; Artitudes International; Art-Language; Art Now: New York; Art Papers; Artpolice; Artpoll Letter (Aktuális Levél); Art-Rite; Artscribe; Art & Text; Art Workers Newsletter / Artworkers News / Art & Artists; Artzien; Aspen; Assembling; Audio Arts; Ausgabe; Avalanche; Axe; A/YA; Azimuth; The Balloon Newspaper; Benzene; Big Deal; Bijutso Shihyo; Bile; Bit; Bit International; Black Art; Black on White (Cerné na Bílém / Schwarz auf Weiss / Black on White / Noir sur Blanc); Black Phoenix; Blast; Blok; Boa; Bomb; Brumes Blondes; Bulletin From Nothing; Caterpillar; Centerfold / Fuse; Cheval d'Attaque; Choke; Chorus; Chrysalis; Circolare Sinistra; La Città di Riga; Cobra; Collective-Copy; Collective Farm; Commonpress; Control; Cover; Criss-Cross Communications / Criss-Cross Art Communications; Cris Cross Double Cross; Culture Hero; D. ... [details]

Cambridge / London, MA / United Kingdom: The MIT Press,
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$14.34
Condition:  Used
Conceptual Art and Painting : Further Essays on Art & Language
  • critical theory
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 25.4 x 17.8 cm.
  • 234 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0262582406

Conceptual Art and Painting : Further Essays on Art & Language

[Paperback Edition]

Charles Harrison

"In 'Conceptual Art and Painting,' Charles Harrison reconsiders Conceptual Art in light of renewed interest in the original movement and of the various forms of 'neo-Conceptual Art.' The essays are written from the point of view of Art & Language, the artistic movement based in England - and briefly in the United States - with which Harrison has been associated since 1970. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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$203.25
Condition:  New
$12.13
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Spacesuit : Fashioning Apollo
  • reference book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 23.3 x 18.3 cm.
  • 250 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 9780262015202

Spacesuit : Fashioning Apollo

Nicholas de Monchaux

"When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped onto the lunar surface in July of 1969, they wore spacesuits made by Playtex: twenty-one layers of fabric, each with a distinct yet interrelated function, custom-sewn for them by seamstresses whose usual work was fashioning bras and girdles. ... [details]

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press,
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$31.25
Condition:  New
$21.49
Condition:  Used
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