Minimal Art : A Critical Anthology
  • critical theory
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20 x 14 cm.
  • 448 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Minimal Art : A Critical Anthology

[First Edition]

Gregory Battcock, Lawrence Alloway, Michael Benedikt, Mel Bochner, David Bourdon, Nicolas Calas, Michael Fried, Bruce Glaser, E.C. Goossen, Clement Greenberg, Peter Hutchinson, David Lee, Allen Leepa, Lucy R. Lippard, Robert Morris, Toby Mussman, Brian O'Doherty, John Perreault, Yvonne Rainer, Barbara Rose, Harold Rosenberg, Irving Sandler, Willoughby Sharp, Elayne Varian, Samuel Wagstaff Jr., Richard Wollheim, Martial Raysse, Dan Flavin, Robert Smithson

Minimal Art : A Critical Anthology

description

Exceptionally important critical anthology of early writings on Minimal and Conceptual Art edited by Gregory Battcock. Essays "Systemic Painting," by Lawrence Alloway; "Sculpture as Architecture: New York Letter, 1966-67," by Michael Benedikt; "Serial Art, Systems, Solipsism," by Mel Bochner; "The Razed Sites of Carl Andre," by David Bourdon; "Subject Matter in the Work of Barnett Newman," by Nicolas Calas; "Art and Objecthood," by Michael Fried; "Questions to Stella and Judd," by Bruce Glaser; "Two Exhibitions," by E.C. Goossen; "Recentness of Sculpture," by Clement Greenberg; "Mannerism in the Abstract," by Peter Hutchinson; "A Systematic Revery from Abstraction to Now," by David Lee; Minimal Art and Primary Meanings," by Allen Leepa; "Eros Presumptive," by Lucy R. Lippard; "Notes on Sculpture," by Robert Morris: "Literalness and the Infinite," by Toby Mussman; "Minus Plato," by Brian O'Doherty; "Minimal Abstracts," by John Perreault; "A Quasi Survey of Some 'Minimalist' Tendencies in the Quantitatively Minimal Dance Activity Midst the Plethora, or an Analysis of Trio A," by Yvonne Rainer; "A B C Art," by Barbara Rose; "Defining Art," by Harold Rosenberg; "Gesture and Non-Gesture in Recent Sculpture," by Irving Sandler; "Luminism and Kineticism," by Willoughby Sharp; "Schemata 7," by Elayne Varian; "Talking with Tony Smith," by Samuel Wagstaff Jr.; "Minimal Art," by Richard Wollheim; "Writings," by Martial Raysse, Dan Flavin, and Robert Smithson.

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Minimal Art : A Critical Anthology [Second Printing]
Minimal Art : A Critical Anthology [Second Edition]
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Condition:  Good. Light rubbing of covers along edges and spine and on recto at spine where the covers lay over the raised glue of the text block. Light crease across width of recto. Contents are clean and unmarked and the binding is tight to the spine.
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