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The Sound of Culture: Diaspora and Black Technopoetics

Author: Louis Chude-Sokei | Reference: P4016 | ISBN: 978-0819575777 | Type: Publication

Explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization. Beginning in the late nineteenth century and moving through to the twenty-first, the book argues for the dependent nature of those histories. 

Sculpture Since 1945

Author: Andrew Causey | Reference: P3576 | ISBN: 978-0192842053 | Type: Publication

Examines innovative and avant-garde works in relation to contemporary events, festivals, commissions, the marketplace, and the changing functions of museums. 
 

To All Appearances: Ideology and Performance

Author: Herbert Blau | Reference: P3507 | ISBN: 978-0415013659 | Type: Publication

 The author's concerns – which include the social meaning of illusion and the cultural manifestation of power – take the reader from Eleanora Duse to Laurie Anderson; from the puppet theatre of Kleist to Kantor's theatre of the dead; and from the Kutiyattam temple dancers in Kerala to Womanhouse in Los Angeles.

The Avant-garde: Race, Religion, War

Author: Mike Sell | Reference: P3500 | ISBN: 978-1906497996 | Type: Publication

How have avant-gardes been shaped by racism and contributed to racist power and imperialism? How have the claims made by avant-garde political and artistic groups to liberate humanity been indebted to religious intolerance? And how has the vanguard commitment to radical cultural action contributed to war, terror, and destruction? 

The Power of Feminist Art: The American Movement of the 1970S, History and Impact

Editor: Norma Broude, Mary D Garrard | Reference: P3510 | ISBN: 0-8109-3732-8 | Type: Publication

Since its inception nearly 25 years ago, the feminist art movement has transformed the art world. Now, two professors of art history bring together 18 influential historians, critics, and artists to create this landmark volume.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

justfornow

Author: Monica Ross | Reference: D2284 | Type: DVD

An offline version of the website www.justfornow.net in March 2004. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

The Other Story and the Past Imperfect

Author: Jean Fisher | Reference: A0652 | ISBN: 1753-9854 | Type: Article

From Tate Papers no.12

Found in miscellaneous article folder #5B

This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)

Decoys and Disruptions: Selected Writings 1975-2001

Author: Martha Rosler | Reference: P2867 | ISBN: 978-0262681582 | Type: Publication

The first comprehensive collection of writings by American artist and critic Martha Rosler. Best known for her videos and photography, Rosler has also been an original and influential cultural critic and theorist for over twenty-five years. 

Black Artists in British Art: A History since the 1950s

Author: Eddie Chambers | Reference: P2846 | ISBN: 978-1780762722 | Type: Publication

Beginning with discussions of the pioneering generation of artists such as Ronald Moody, Aubrey Williams and Frank Bowling, Chambers candidly discusses the problems and progression of several generations, including contemporary artists such as Steve McQueen, Chris Ofili and Yinka Shonibare. 

Minor Histories: Statements, Conversations, Proposals (Writing Art)

Author: Mike Kelley | Reference: P2823 | ISBN: 978-0262611985 | Type: Publication

The collection concentrates on Kelley's own work, ranging from texts in “voices” that grew out of scripts for performance pieces to expository critical and autobiographical writings. 

Revolutionary Time and the Avant Garde

Author: John Roberts | Reference: P2810 | ISBN: 978-1781689134 | Type: Publication

The first book of its kind to look at the legacy of the avant-garde in relation to the deepening crisis of capitalist non-reproduction.

Performance and the Writing Life: A Conversation with Bonnie Marranca

Author: Claire MacDonald | Reference: A0585 | Type: Article

This interview explores connections within editor Bonnie Marranca's work and considers the way in which it has developed in conversation with artists in and around New York.

The Clandestine Histories of the OHO Group

Author: Misko Suvakovic | Reference: P2482 | ISBN: 9789616807012 | Type: Publication

The book exposes the activity of the OHO Group (1966-1971) and of the movement OHO-Catalogue (1966-1970) in the context of Slovene national culture, Yugoslavian socialistic culture and international youth culture of the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Human Space Machine: Stage Experiments at the Bauhaus

Editor: Torsten Blume, Christian Hillier, Bauhaus Dessau Foundation | Reference: P2463 | ISBN: 9783944669229 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue, explores the relationship between technology, machines and the Bauhaus Stage. Contributors: Hortensia Volckers, Alexander Farenholtz, Philipp Oswalt, Juliet Koss, Sascha Forster, Peter W. Marx, Joachim Krausse, Gabriele Brandstetter, Jienne Liu, Karin Harrasser

Cultural Diversity in the Arts – Art, Art Policies and the Facelift of Europe

Editor: Ria Lavrijsen | Reference: P2020 | ISBN: 90-6832-244-3 | Type: Publication

This book presents the proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Cultural Diversity in the Arts’ held in Amsterdam on February 9 and 10, 1993.

Justfornow

Author: Monica Ross | Reference: P0482 | Type: Publication

Booklet published in occasion of ‘justfornow' an exhibition by Monica Ross at The Hatton gallery, March-May 2004. This item is part of the Study Room Guide in Search of a Documentology by Marco Pustianaz (P1115)

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Art, Truth and Politics: The Nobel Lecture 2005

Author: Harold Pinter | Reference: D0594 | Type: DVD

Happenings

Author: Michael Kirby | Reference: P0489 | Type: Publication

scripts by: Jim Dine, Red Grooms, Claes Oldenburg amoungst others