• current project

By / Buy Me

Specific Object / David Platzker was pleased to present By / Buy Me, an exhibition at Susan Inglett Gallery, from December 6, 2019 until January 25, 2020.

image from By / Buy Me
  • recent objects
[The Alma Band]
  • vinyl record
  • screenprint
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white & color
  • 6 vol. : 17.4 x 17.8 cm. (records) ; 18.7 x 18.2 cm. (slipcase) 85.7 x 59.6 (poster) ; 59.6 x 84.8 cm. (poster)
  • 6 vol. : 4 45-RPM vinyl records ; 2 single-sided posters
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

[The Alma Band]

Martin Kippenberger, Albert Oehlen, Mayo Thompson, Andreas Dorau, Rüdiger Carl

A boxed set of four 45-RPM records:

- The Alma Band: "The Way" / "The Way Out" (Kippenberger / Oehlen)

- The Knowhow Knockers: "Knocking for Jazz" / "Scheiß Schuhe" (Kippenberger / Oehlen)

- Weiß und Doof: "Rio Clamoso Part I" / "Rio Clamoso Part II" (Kippenberger / Oehlen)

- Jörg Schlick and Megabody: "Farbenlehre III" (Oehlen) backed with Megabody (Live): "F. ... [details]

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$4,000.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 4.5 x 1.3 cm. area of discoloration on slipcase from removed sticker, otherwise Fine.
[Object # 24554]
World Works
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 40.5 x 25.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

World Works

Hannah Weiner, Marjorie Strider, John Perreault

Single sided poster published in conjunction with happening / performance, "World Works," held March 21, 1970. "Artists & people everywhere are invited to do a street work in the street of their choice. ... [details]

New York, NY: n.p.,
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$175.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Unmailed copy. Folded in three as issued. Bright and clean as issued.
[Object # 24262]
$150.00
Condition:  Very Good. Unmailed copy. Folded in twelve. Light bumping of corners and edges, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 25216]
New Order : Technique 1989
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 66 x 56 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

New Order : Technique 1989

Lawrence Weiner, New Order

Poster designed by Lawrence Weiner published in conjunction with the 1989 release of the New Order album "Technique." [details]

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The Consummate Mask of Rock
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 60.5 x 41.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Consummate Mask of Rock

Bruce Nauman

Poster published in conjunction with show / installation held at Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, September 26 - November 9, 1975. Also shown at Sperone Westwater Fischer, New York, October 30 - November 27, 1976 ; Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, November 2 - 20, 1976 ; Leo Castelli, New York, NY, November 2 - 27, 1976. [details]

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$750.00
Condition:  Fair. Moderate all over wrinkling of poster. Multiple small tears to poster edges. Wide area of light brown discoloration along top and right edge with 8 cm. areas of light green rubbing to top and bottom of poster. Sold "as-is."
[Object # 24236]
Dear Friends And / Or Acquaintances of Bob Flanagan
  • ephemera
  • photocopy / xeroxed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Dear Friends And / Or Acquaintances of Bob Flanagan

Bob Flanagan

Unattributed, single sided, letter dated June 19, 1989, sent to friends and / or acquaintances of Bob Flanagan seeking "anonymous assemblage of comment and reflections by people who have come in and out of Bob's life. ... [details]

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$250.00
Condition:  Fair. Three flattened horizontal folds, staple holes at top left corner and small single pinhole near top center. Moderate handling marks overall and soft folds at corners.
[Object # 23936]
Dieter Roth is Magnificent
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 2 vol. : 9 x 14 cm. ; 8.9 x 13.7 cm.
  • [3] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Dieter Roth is Magnificent

Dick Higgins, Dieter Roth

Two postcards, one double sided printed in black and gold on recto and black on verso. [details]

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Kill Pop-Art!! Robot-Opera
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 21.6 x 27.9 cm
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Kill Pop-Art!! Robot-Opera

Nam June Paik

Two sided flyer / program published in conjunction with performance of Nam June Paik's "Robot Opera" featuring Charlotte Moorman on cello and his Robot K-456. "The robot’s solo act was titled, Robot Opera (1964), but the title was thrown around loosely. ... [details]

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Commonism
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28.3 x 21.5 cm.
  • 9 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Commonism

Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, James Rosenquist, Jim Dine

Unattributed publication consisting of three black-and-white pages with short introductory texts on Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, James Rosenquist, and Jim Dine followed by six yellow sheets indexing exhibitions and events in New York in the month of February 1962 in chronology. ... [details]

[New York], [NY]: n.p.,
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  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22 x 20.2 cm.
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

"John" by Yoko Ono "Yoko" by John Lennon [aka : 'John' - 'Yoko' at Coventry ; Acorn Event ; Sculptures by John Lennon and Yoko Ono]

Yoko Ono, John Lennon, Anthony Fawcett

Artist's book published in conjunction with "Acorn Event" held at "Coventry Cathedral on June 15, 1968, in which the couple famously created Acorn Piece, a conceptual sculpture in which acorns were planted facing east and west. ... [details]

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$6,500.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Hard fold through vertical center of publication. Very light discoloration to verso cover along the vertical fold. Covers and contents are otherwise Very Good, clean and unmarked. Sold "as-is." Additional images of publication available upon request.
[Object # 23411]
Manga Dan Graham Story
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24 x 18 cm.
  • 29 pp.
  • edition size unknown

Manga Dan Graham Story

[Japanese Version of Monochrome Cartoon]

Dan Graham, Fumihiro Nonomura, Ken Tanimoto

A Manga-style comic book story about Dan Graham, his life, times and work. Includes scenes with Robert Smithson, Nancy Holt, Sol LeWitt, The Rolling Stones, Kim Gordon and others. By Fumihiro Nonomura. ... [details]

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$200.00
Condition:  Fine. Signed by Dan Graham.
[Object # 13758]
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