• critical theory
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 23 x 15 cm.
  • 312 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 10476806

Dia Art Foundation Discussions in Contemporary Culture

Democracy : A Project by Group Material / No. 5

Group Material, Yvonne Rainer, Brian Wallis, David Deitcher, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Catherine Lord, Ira Shor, Mark P. Petracca, Bill Moyers, Barbara Ehrenreich, Gary Indiana, Alexander Cockburn, bell hooks, Deirdre English, Polly Thistlethwaite, Lisa Duggan, Erma Bombeck, Stuart Ewen, Tom Stoddard, William Olander, Vito Russo

description

"This is the fifth publication in a series initiated by the Dia Art Foundation called 'Discussions in Contemporary Culture.' The series is based on an ongoing program of lectures and symposia held at Dia's performance space at 155 Mercer Street, New York, to explore topics relating to culture for diverse communities...." In additon to indexed authors book contins transcripts of townhall meetings that included John Deveaux, Rodney Harris, Tim Rollins, Richard Andrews, Leon Golub, Esther Parada, Judge Bruce Wright, Noam Chomsky, Jerry Kearns, Lucy Lippard, David Avalos, Martha Gever, Randall Morris, Robert Farris Thompson, Deboray Wye, Mary Steele, Michael Callen, Jan Zita Grover, Maria Maggenti, ACT UP, and others. Group Materia is represeted by Doug Ashford, Julie Ault, Felix Gonzalez-Torres.

references

"Artist / Author : Contemporary Artists' Books" by Cornelia Lauf, Clive Phillpot, Glenn O'Brien, Jane Rolo, Brian Wallis, Martha Wilson, Thomas Padon. New York, NY : Distributed Art Publishers / The American Federation of Arts, 1998, pp. 57, 64.

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Dia Art Foundation Discussions in Contemporary Culture / No. 1
Dia Art Foundation Discussions in Contemporary Culture Vision and Visuality / No. 2
Dia Art Foundation Discussions in Contemporary Culture The Work of Andy Warhol / No. 3
Dia Art Foundation Discussions in Contemporary Culture If You Lived Here : The City in Art, Theory, and Social Activism, A Project by Martha Rosler / No. 6
Seattle, WA : Bay Press, 1990
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