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An Apartment on Uranus

Author: Paul B. Preciado | Reference: P4104 | ISBN: 978-1-913097-07-3

Recounts Preciado’s transformation from Beatriz into Paul B., and examines other processes of political, cultural and sexual transition.

Native Strategies 4: Dispersions

Reference: P4070

The fourth of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the artists who consider the aesthetics and play of communication, distribution of politicized actions, and working in multiple channels and platforms to be an integral part of their performance practice.

Native Strategies 4: Dispersions

Digital Reference: EF5351

The fourth of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the artists who consider the aesthetics and play of communication, distribution of politicized actions, and working in multiple channels and platforms to be an integral part of their performance practice.

Native Strategies 3: Rituals & Congregations

Reference: P4069

The third of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Native Strategies 3: Rituals & Congregations

Digital Reference: EF5350

The third of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Native Strategies 2: Next Steps

Reference: P4068

The second of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the people and agencies that make space for performance artists and dancers to meet, experiment, and dance together in LA.

Native Strategies 2: Next Steps

Digital Reference: EF5349

The second of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community. Looks at the people and agencies that make space for performance artists and dancers to meet, experiment, and dance together in LA.

Native Strategies 1: So Funny It Hurts

Digital Reference: EF5348

The first of 10 differently themed performance series and journals, aiming to invigorate and make globally visible Los Angeles’s performance art community.

Performance y arte contemporáneo: Discursos, prácticas, problemas

Author: Juan Albarrán | Reference: P4062 | ISBN: 978-8437640341

. An introduction to performance in the territory of art: far from proposing a linear history, the volume offers a series of thematic and transversal approaches to performance.

In Spanish.

Cabinet Of Curiosities

Author: Mat Fraser | Digital Reference: EF5317

A journey through the history of disability – a history lesson with a difference.

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

You Don’t Have to Have a Penis to be a Genius

Author: Suzi Gablik | Reference: A0869

An interview with The Guerrilla Girls. Liquid damage on publication.

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Performing Image

Author: Isobel Harbison | Reference: P3973 | ISBN: 9780262039215

Examines how artists have combined performance and moving image in their work since the 1960s, and how this work anticipates our changing relations to images since the advent of smart phones and the spread of online prosumerism.

Resilient and resisting documentation

Reference: P3984

Project zines; Fierce, intimate oral histories, collaborative stories, D.I.Y. research and interviews from people at the intersection of several kinds of marginalisation. 

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Landscapes: John Berger on Art

Author: John Berger | Reference: P3734 | ISBN: 978-1784785857

In this collection of diverse worksessays, short stories, poems, translationswhich spans a lifetimes engagement with art.

Applying Performance: Live Art, Socially Engaged Theatre and Affective Practice

Author: Nicola Shaughnessy | Reference: P3535 | ISBN: 978-1349317059

Draws upon cognitive and affect theory to examine applications of contemporary performance practices in educational, social and community contexts. The writing is situated in the spaces between making and performance, exploring the processes of creating work defined variously as collaborative, participatory and socially engaged.

The Heritage Industry: Britain in a Climate of Decline

Author: Robert Hewison | Reference: P3494 | ISBN: 978-0413161109

Sets out to protect the present and the future of life in Britain from their most dangerous enemy: a creeping takeover by the past. While the real economy crumbles, a new force is taking over: the Heritage Industry, a movement dedicated to turning the British Isles into one vast open-air museum. 

From Margin to Center: The Spaces of Installation Art

Author: Julie H Reiss | Reference: P3496 | ISBN: 978-0262681346

A study of installation art, from its marginalized beginnings in the late 1950s to its central position in today's art world.

Wheels on Fire

Author: Ju Gosling | Reference: D2258

Video. Commissioned by the Science Museum and Apples and Snakes as part of the Faltered States show. Performed at the Science Museum on 21 March 2003 and at Battersea Arts Centre on 28 March 2003.Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

The Guerrilla Girls’ Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art

Author: Guerrilla Girls | Reference: P3291 | ISBN: 978-0140259971

Take a romp through the last two thousand years of Western Art and find out the real who, what, when, and why of art history.

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

 

Empty Stages, Crowded Flats: Performativity as Curatorial Strategy

Reference: P3272 | ISBN: 978-3-89581-443-3

Investigates an array of staged situations, from choreographed exhibitions, immaterial museums, theatres of negotiation, and discursive marathons, to street carnivals and subversive public-art projects, and asks how ‘theatre-like’ strategies and techniques can in fact enable ‘reality making’ situations in art, and how, as a consequence, curating itself becomes staged, dramatised, choreographed, and composed.

Delirium and Resistance: Activist Art and the Crisis of Capitalism

Author: Gregory Sholette | Reference: P3217 | ISBN: 978-0745336848

In this follow-up to his influential 2010 book, Dark Matter: Art and Politics in the Age of Enterprise Culture, Sholette engages in critical dialogue with artists' collectives, counter-institutions, and activist groups to offer an insightful, firsthand account of the relationship between politics and art in neoliberal society. 

Confronting the Institution in Performance: Liberate Tate’s Hidden Figures

Author: Liberate Tate | Reference: A0720

Weaves together the various voices for the art collective to offer readers both an analysis and an experience of the group's performance: the inner voice of the performance; the critical voice of the witness; and the frustrating redactions reflecting Tate and BP's hidden contracts. 

What We Made: Conversations on Art and Social Cooperation

Author: Tom Finkelpearl | Reference: P3119 | ISBN: 978-0822352891

Examines the activist, participatory, coauthored aesthetic experiences being created in contemporary art.  In a series of fifteen conversations, artists comment on their experiences working cooperatively, joined at times by colleagues from related fields, including social policy, architecture, art history, urban planning, and new media.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).
 

In the Flow

Author: Boris Groys | Reference: P3042 | ISBN: 978-1784783501

Groys explores art in the age of the thingless medium, the internet. He claims that if the techniques of mechanical reproduction gave us objects without aura, digital production generates aura without objects, transforming all its materials into vanishing markers of the transitory present.

Performing Borders: A Study Room Guide on physical and conceptual borders within Live Art.

Decoys and Disruptions: Selected Writings 1975-2001

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

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. 

Artwash: Big Oil and the Arts

Author: Mel Evans | Reference: P2872 | ISBN: 978-0745335889

Published on the fifth anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster, Artwash is an intervention into the unsavoury role of the Big Oil company’s sponsorship of the arts in Britain.

Disidentifications: Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics

Author: José Esteban Muñoz | Reference: P2885 | ISBN: 978-0-8166-3015-8

A look at how those outside the racial and sexual mainstream negotiate majority culture—not by aligning themselves with or against exclusionary works but rather by transforming these works for their own cultural purposes. Muñoz calls this process “disidentification,” and through a study of its workings, he develops a new perspective on minority performance, survival, and activism.

Baby Ikki at the Museum

Author: Michael Smith | Reference: P2821 | ISBN: 978-0300181043

Formatted and designed like a children's board book, Baby Ikki at the Museum features the eighteen-month-old character posing in front of works of art in the Whitney Museum of American Art. He acts as a wide-eyed explorer wandering in a new world, examining and responding to works in the Museum's collection by pointing, staring, or offering quizzical looks.

‘Disabling’ the museum: Curator as infrastructural activist

Author: Amanda Cachia | Reference: A0600

The author discusses new vocabularies and methodologies around curating disability and access. In Miscellaneous Articles folder 4. 

Lateral Thinking: Art of the 1990s

Reference: P2457 | ISBN: 0934418616

Catalogue comprising of the work of more than 65 artists, featuring a variety of media, from the exhibition 'Lateral Thinking' at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

1990s 20th century Adam Rolston Alex Bag Anish Kapoor Ann Hamilton Armando Rascon Beattie and Davidson Bill Viola bodies body Byron Kim catalogue Charles Long Cindy Sherman curation Damien Hirst David Cerny David Hammons David Ireland David Mach David Reed Donald Lipski Doris Salcedo Edgar Arceneaux Edward Ruscha Einar De La Torre Fabrizio Plessi Felipee Almada Francis Alys Fred Tomaselli Gabriel Orozco gallery Gary Simons Gillian Wearing Hugh M. Davies identity Inigo Manglano Ovalle installation Jacci Den Hartog James Drake James Luna Jamex de la Torr Jimmie Durham John Baldessari John Currin Jose Bedia Josiah Mcelheny Keith Coventry Kelly McKinley Kenneth Price Kiki Smith Kim Dingle Lia Menna Barretto Lisa Yuskavage Llyn Folkes Loren Madsen LosCarpinteros Lyle Ashton Harris Marcos Ramirez Erre Maria Fernanada Cardoso Mark Dion Martin Kersels Mat Collishaw Matthew Barney Matthew Cusick Maurizio Pellegrin Michael Ashkin Miki Garcia museum Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego new media Niki de Saint Phalle painting performance performance art Petah Coyne Rachel Teagle Raul Guerrero. Hans Haacke Rebecca Horn Rita McBride Robert Colescott Robert Gober Robert Irwin Robert Therrien Roger Ballen Roman De Salvo Ronald Jones Ross Rudel Ruben Ortiz Torres Salomon Huerta Sandra Cinto Sarah Sze sculpture Sharon Lockhart Silvia Gruner Sol Lewitt Stepen Hannock Stephanie Hanor Tamara Bloomberg technology Thomas Allen Harris Toby Kamps Tomas Esson Tony Oursler USA Valeska Soares Vanessa Beecroft Vernon Fisher video Vik Muniz visual art Wendy Jacob William Kentridge Zhang Huan

Radical Museology: Or What’s Contemporary in Museums of Contemporary Art?

Author: Claire Bishop | Reference: P2387 | ISBN: 978-3-86335-364-3

Art historian Claire Bishop discusses creative solutions for the politicised representation of the contemporary in today’s art implemented at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, the Museo Nacional de Reina Sofía in Madrid and MSUM in Ljubljana.

Modern Witchcraft

Reference: P2156

Exhibition of selected objects from the Cuming Museum collection, including the Lovett Collection of Superstitions. Modern Witchcraft is an exhibition, curated by Juan Bolivar, at the ASC gallery (London) that could also be called ancient and modern.

License to Spill

Author: Various | Reference: A0308

single page, double sided – find in misc. folder 2

Explore Handbook - Improving Access to the Galleries for Disabled and Deaf People

Reference: P1183 | ISBN: 978-0-9559088-3-5

Double-face spiral-binded book. English and Welsh. The publication also features a CD-ROM, see Ref. D1126. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On Disability and New Artistic Models by Aaron Williamson (P1529)