Number 1, Fall 1970

74 posts

Allen Ruppersberg Update

Mention of recent works by Ruppersberg.

Andy Warhol’s Specimen Days

Mention of films Blue Movie and Specimen Days.

Art and Anti-Art

Description of a Westdeutscher Rundfunk public television special called “Art and Anti-Art”.

At Home

Advertisement for the exhibition “At Home” at Parke-Bernet, Nov. 18.

Attitudes

Announcement for the exhibition “Attitudes” that took place at the Brooklyn Museum in 1970.

Avalanche 2 Body Sculpture

Advertisement for Avalanche issue two.

Bernard Aubertin

Mention of a recently completed documentary.

Body Works: A Pre-critical, Non-definitive Survey of Very Recent Works Using the Human Body or Parts Thereof

Essay by Willoughby Sharp on body art.

Buckminster Fuller Update

Update on Buckminster Fuller’s summer activities and a description of the World Game.

Calder at Perls Galleries

Advertisement for an Alexander Calder exhibition at Perls Galleries.

Carl Andre at the Guggenheim

Mention of Carl Andre show at the Guggenheim Museum.

Castelli Warehouse

Advertisement for exhibitions at Castelli Warehouse, 103 West 108th Street NYC.

Chair Transformation Lucas Samaras at Pace October

Advertisement for October exhibition. Includes image.

Discussions with Heizer, Oppenheim, Smithson

Discussions held in New York from December 1968-January 1969.

Document

Photos and description of the piece Pace and Process by Robert Morris.

E.A.T.’s Projects Outside Art

The exhibition “Projects Outside Art” described.

Eat at Max’s

Advertisement for Max’s Terre Haute (1359 First Ave. NYC) and Max’s Kansas City (213 Park Ave. South (NYC). Includes photo by Eric Blaushild.

Estate of Eva Hesse Represented by Knoedler

Advertisement for Knoedler, includes image.

Fischbach 29 W 57

Advertisement for three shows at the Fischbach Gallery.

Forrest Myers’s Mantis Executed by Milgo Art Systems

Advertisement for Milgo Art Systems, 520 Morgan Ave., Brooklyn, NY.

Forthcoming Environmental Exhibition by Claes Oldenburg

Announcing upcoming exhibition at Sidney Janis’s 57th street gallery.

Frosty Myers at Paula Cooper Gallery

Advertisement for Frosty Myers exhibition at Paula Cooper Gallery October 25 – November 18.

Galleries: Reese Palley, San Francisco

Announces Terry Fox solo show at Reese Palley Gallery, San Francisco. Includes photos of works by Fox.

Gordon Matta’s Museum

Description and photograph of Gordon Matta-Clark’s piece Museum shown at the Bykert Galler, 24 E. 81 St. NYC, in June.

Graham: Established in New York since 1857

Advertisement for James Grahams & Sons Gallery.

Great Balls of Fire, Inc.

Advertisement mentions films and the exhibitions at which they were shown.

Harry N. Abrams, Inc.

Advertisement for a new series of books on contemporary art and artists. Lists address as 110 East 59 Street, NYC.

Interview: Jan Dibbets

Interview took place January, 1969. Includes photos of several pieces and an exhibition history.

Interviews: Carl Andre

Carl Andre interview with Avalanche. Includes photos and discussions of several works.

J. Miller Printing and Litho Fine Printers and Lithographers

Advertisement. Includes text “Printers of Avalanche.” Address is 121 West 19 Street, NYC.

James Turrell Update

Lists recent exhibitions and projects.

Jean Freeman Gallery 26 West 57 NYC

Advertisement for a sculpture exhibition taking place September 6-October 1.

Klaus Rinke, Young Dusseldorf Sculptor

Photo of Klaus Rinke’s Rhine Water and mention of “Information” exhibition.

Kornblee Gallery

Advertisement. Includes photograph by Eric Blaushild.

Laddie Dill Joins Sonnabend

Announcement that Laddie Dill represented by Sonnabend Gallery.

Les Levine Copies Everyone.

Advertisement for the book “Les Levine Copies Everyone: Holly Solomon in Conversation with Lita Hornick” published by Isaacs Gallery, Toronto. Worldcat record here.

Lippincott Inc. Works with Robert Morris

Advertisement for the company Lippincott Inc. 400 Sackett Point Road, North Haven, Connecticut. Includes a photo of workers moving a Morris piece.

Liverpool Beach Burial

Update on artist Keith Arnatt.

Luis Fernanda Benedit, Venice Biennale, and CAYC

Update on Luis Fernanda Benedit and Centro de Arte y Comunicacion (CAYC).

Marlborough Gallery, Inc.

Advertisement for the gallery’s New York location. Address listed as 41 East 57th Street.

Max Hutchinson Gallery

Advertisement for Max Hutchinson Gallery, 127 Greene Street, NYC.

Messages: Chuck Ross Working on a Film

Brief mention, working on a film on sunlight.

Messages: David Medalla Now Working in Paris

Update on David Medalla, Philippine artist and editor of Signals (London).

Messages: Helio Oiticica Update

Brief mention of his work in the exhibition “Information.”

Messages: Hibiscus and the Cockettes

Update of the Cockettes.

Messages: Howard Fried’s July Exhibition

Mention of Fried’s exhibition “All My Dirty Blue Clothes” at Reese Palley Gallery, San Francisco.

Messages: John Perrault Writing a Book

Brief mention of book project on Andy Warhol.

Messages: Keith Sonnier Update

Update on his activities.

Messages: King for a Day by Bruce McClean

Mention of McClean’s piece.

Messages: LA Department of Health Confiscates Exhibition

Mention of confiscation of artwork from Dieter Roth’s exhibition “Staple Cheese (A Race)”.

Museum of Conceptual Art Opening Exhibitions

Describes opening exhibitions of the Museum of Conceptual Art, 86 Third Street, San Francisco, CA.

Museums: MOCA, San Francisco

Photo of the Cockettes performing Madame Butterfly at the Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco on May 18, 1970. Photo by Barry Klinger.

Neil Jenney

Neil Jenney at Noah Goldowsky and David Whitney galleries.

Paul Cotton Detained

Mention of Paul Cotton’s arrest at the Pepsi-Cola Pavilion at Osaka World’s Fair.

Paul Soleri’s Arcosanti

Brief description of architecture projects and upcoming exhibitions.

Peace and Love on Permanent Exhibition

Advertisement by OK Harris Gallery. Address listed as 469 West Broadway, NYC.

Performances & Activities

Advertisement for John Gibson Gallery, 27 East 67th Street, NYC.

Portrait: Beuys

Photos of Beuys installing work for the exhibition “When Attitudes Become Form” at the Kunsthalle Bern. Photography and design by Shunk-Kender.

Ray Johnson’s New York Correspondence School

Mention of first meeting of Ray Johnson’s New York Correspondence School.

Reese Palley

Advertisement for the Reese Palley Gallery. Includes photo by Great Balls of Fire.

Retrospective: Richard Long

Photos of several works by Richard Long.

Richard Feigen Gallery

Advertisement for the gallery located at 141 Greene Street, NYC.

Richard Long – Dwan – October

Advertisement for exhibition at Dwan Gallery.

Robert Breer

Advertisement for Breer by Galeria Bonino, 7 W. 57th Street, NYC. Includes photo of  the Pepsi-Cola Pavilion, Expo ’70. Photograph by Shunk-Kender.

Robert Elkon Gallery

Advertisement for the gallery located at 1063 Madison Ave. Includes a list of artists represented.

Software

Description of the exhibition Software.

Sonnabend Gallery 924 Madison

Advertisement for opening of the 420 West Broadway location.

Stop the War

Advertisement by Bykert Gallery 24 E81 Street, New York.

Terry Fox First New York Show

Description of the performance Cellar by Terry Fox at Reese Palley Gallery, New York.

Terry O’Shea Update

Brief mention of O’Shea’s plans to execute a large-scale ecological project.

Trova to Design Case for Wrist Computer

Brief mention of current project.

Vito Acconci

Advertisement for gallery show.

William Wegman’s Three Speeds, Three Temperatures

Brief description and photo of Three Speeds, Three Temperatures.

Witkin at the Aldrich Museum

Photo and description of sculpture Masai II.