Art-Language
  • periodical
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 15 x 21 cm.
  • 71 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Art-Language

Vol. 3, No. 4 (October 1976)

Art & Language

Art-Language

description

October 1976 issue of Art-Language featuring anonymous writings on relevant contemporary political, artistic, and semiotic concerns. Essays "Us, Us and Away"; "The Rediscovery of Hazlitt: To Our Knowledgeable Friends, Surrounded by False Homage, Estranged from Real Work"; "In Contradiction"; "Semiotique, Hardcore"; "Interdisplinary Studies: Urology, Arachnodidactics"; "Doge City"; "Above Us the Waves (A Fascist Index)." Documents the schism between the New York and UK factions of Art-Language, and as such cover is noted as "Fox 4," taking claim to being the 4th issue of the NY based periodical "The Fox" which issued three issues in its run. Of additional note: with this issue the US distributor was Kathryn Bigelow.

references

"In Numbers : Serial Publications by Artists Since 1955" by Andrew Roth, Philip Aarons, Victor Brand, Clive Phillpot, Neville Wakefield, Nancy Princenthal, William S. Wilson. Zurich / New York, Switzerland / NY : JRP - Ringier / PPP Editions, 2008, pp. 76.
"Artists' Magazines : An Alternative Space for Art" by Gwen Allen. Cambridge / London, MA / United Kingdom : The MIT Press, 2011, pp. 237.

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Art-Language / Vol. 1, No. 1 (May 1969)
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Art-Language / Vol. 1, No. 2 (February 1970)
Art-Language / Vol. 1, No. 3 (June 1970)
Art-Language / Vol. 1, No. 4 (November 1971)
Art-Language / Vol. 2, No. 1 (February 1972)
Art-Language / Vol. 2, No. 2 (Summer 1972)
Art-Language / Vol. 2, No. 3 (September 1973)
Art-Language / Vol. 2, No. 4 (June 1974)
Art-Language / Vol. 3, No. 2 (May 1975)
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