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Topographies

Artist/Author: Eliane Rutishauser | Reference: P4123 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue. Galerie Edition Z, Chur, 2016.

Archives of the Ephemeral

Artist/Author: Pascale Grau, Margarit von Büren, Olivia Jaques, Tabea Lurk, Valerian Maly, Julia Wolf | Reference: P4121 | Type: Publication

Publication about the project which brought questions of archiving performance art to a broader public. In German and English.

Video/Art: The First Fifty Years

Artist/Author: Barbara London | Reference: P4109 | ISBN: 978-0714877594 | Type: Publication

The curator who founded MoMA’s video program recounts the artists and events that defined the medium.

 

How We Die is How We Live Only More So

Editor: Oreet Ashery, George Vasey | Reference: P4093 | ISBN: 978-88-6749-391-3 | Type: Publication

Exhibition publication: Misbehaving Bodies, Wellcome Collection, 29 May 2019 – 26 January 2020.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Reformation

Artist/Author: Benjamin Robinson | Reference: P4092 | ISBN: 9780464446187 | Type: Publication

Over the course of 16 months Ithe artist took about 200 photographs of their reflection in the window of a derelict shop on Windsor Avenue, Fairview, Dublin 3.  52 images were selected and each is accompanied by a piece of text.

Anne Bean: Self Etc.

Editor: Rob La Frenais | Reference: P3650 | ISBN: 978-1-78320-946-0 | Type: Publication

The first substantial survey of its kind, the publication brings together documentation of performances, drawings, videos, installations, and sculptures, as well as writings, interviews and visual essays by the artist. A series of commissioned critical essays show her to be a prolific maker of acts, objects, and multiple ‘selves’.

Luc Tuymans; Is It Safe?

Artist/Author: Luc Tuymans | Reference: P4085 | ISBN: 978-0714856032 | Type: Publication

A presentation of over 100 new works by the renowned Belgian painter.

Gothic Queer Culture

Artist/Author: Laura Westengard | Reference: P4053 | ISBN: 978-1-4962-1702-8 | Type: Publication

Using interdisciplinary cultural studies to examine the gothicism in queer art, literature, and thought the author argues that during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries a queer culture has emerged that challenges and responds to traumatic marginalization by creating a distinctly gothic aesthetic.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Imaginative Bodies: Dialogues in Performance Practices

Artist/Author: Guy Cools | Editor: Lisa Marie Bowler | Reference: P4059 | ISBN: 978-9492095206 | Type: Publication

Reaffirms the central position of the body in various artistic practices through in-depth conversations with choreographers, composers, visual artists, hip hop artists, dramaturges, a light designer and a puppeteer.

Empyrean

Artist/Author: Colette Copeland | Digital Reference: EF5323 | Type: Digital File

A lone hunter wanders through a tunnel of darkness; it is unclear whether the landscape is a fiery cosmology of his own invention or if he exists in a post-apocalyptic realm. 

2016, 8.5 minutes
 

COG

Artist/Author: Colette Copeland | Digital Reference: EF5322 | Type: Digital File

ideo inspired by a Victorian female couple who were collaborative authors and lovers. Contemporaries of Robert Browning and Oscar Wilde, the two were known and published under the same name Michael Field.
2017, 9.46 minutes, 

 

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

Artist/Author: Suzi Gablik | Reference: A0869 | Type: Article

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

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Where Women Dare to Thread?

Artist/Author: Val Williams | Reference: A0868 | Type: Article

On female photographers who photograph men.

Liquid damage on publication.

Which exhibition would you like to see at the Tate Gallery?

Artist/Author: Caroline Smith | Reference: A0867 | Type: Article

Female artists; suggestions to Nick Serota, as Tate expands to a fourth London gallery.

Liquid damage on publication.

From Moment to Moment

Editor: Claire MacDonald | Reference: P4040 | Type: Publication

Documentation from the exhibition at the Cambridge Darkroom, 1990.

Art for Animals: Visual Culture and Animal Advocacy, 1870-1914

Artist/Author: J. Keri Cronin | Reference: P4044 | ISBN: 978-0271080109 | Type: Publication

Explores the early history of animal rights through the images and the people who harnessed their power. 

Arts of the Working Class: the Americas Issue

Editor: Elizabeth Otto, The Winter Office | Reference: P4038 | Type: Publication

The 7th issue of the newspaper is the first one to focus on a region; it commits to reconsidering Americas colonial stories and their marks on its present global condition. In multiple languages.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Touched Bodies: The Performative Turn in Latin American Art

Artist/Author: Mara Polgovsky Ezcurra | Reference: P4031 | ISBN: 9-781978-802025 | Type: Publication

What is the role of pleasure and pain in the politics of art?  Polgovsky Ezcurra approaches this question as she examines the flourishing of live and intermedial performance in Latin America during times of authoritarianism and its significance during transitions to democracy. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

David Ward: Casting and Stepping

Editor: Claire MacDonald | Reference: P4036 | ISBN: 978-0947532147 | Type: Publication

Exhibition Catalogue. Cambridge Darkroom, 1993. 

Pivotal Moments

Editor: SPACE, Sonya Dyer | Reference: P4004 | ISBN: 9781999927813 | Type: Publication

A publication exploring how the arts sector can better support artists at key stages in their practice. 

A Transpective: how things used to be now

Artist/Author: Chana Dubinski | Reference: P3993 | Type: Publication

Publication documenting the 18 months in which Ann Bean left London and settled in Newark-on-Trent, creating a different, unfamiliar life structure.

Misbehaving Bodies: Jo Spence and Oreet Ashery

Reference: P3985 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue. Wellcome Collection, 30 May 2019 – 26 January 2020.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

I am a Grade D Artist

Editor: Wen Yau | Reference: P3956 | Type: Publication

A booklet which accompanies the solo exhibition of the artist, who during this section sat the last section of Visual Arts exam for the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) due to the upcoming reform in exam mechanism within the education system in Hong Kong. She obtained a grade D. 

In Chinese and English.

Shirin Neshat: Two Installations

Editor: Bill Horrigan | Reference: P3959 | ISBN: 978-1881390268 | Type: Publication

Catalogue which accompanies  films exploring the social, political and psychological dimensions of women's experience in contemporary Islamic societies.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041)
 

The Theater of the Bauhaus

Editor: Walter Gropius, Arthur S. Wensinger | Reference: P3950 | ISBN: 978-0819560209 | Type: Publication

Essays on the concept of total theatre, which emerged from the Bauhaus as a new aesthetic of stage design and presentation.

Conversations with Meredith Monk

Artist/Author: Bonnie Marranca | Reference: P3954 | ISBN: 978-1555541590 | Type: Publication

Offers a richly detailed portrait of the internationally renowned composer, performer, director, and filmmaker.

Christo & Jeanne-Claude

Artist/Author: Jacob Baal-Teshuva | Reference: P3957 | ISBN: 978-3822888841 | Type: Publication

Provides a survey of the work of Christo and his wife, Jeanne-Claude, who specialize in creating art on a monumental scale.

Robert Whitman: Performances from the 1960s

Artist/Author: Robert Whitman | Reference: D2318 | ISBN: 0-9668010-4-0 | Type: DVD

Includes original footage of The American Moon (1960) and Flower (1963), a recent performance of Prune Flat (1965), and Ghost, Whitman’s recent theater work, as well as short documentaries about the works. 

Anri Sala catalogue

Reference: P3969 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue: 3 June – 17 July 2004, Hauser & Wirth London

Les Urbaines 1996-2016

Editor: Patrick de Rham, Julien Gremaud, Pierre Rabout | Reference: P3945 | Type: Publication

Publication celebrating the 20th anniversary of the festival of emerging practices. In French.

Present Continuous

Editor: Astrid Schmetterling | Reference: P3935 | Type: Publication

Catalogue of the Bath Festival Exhibition 1991, 24 May – 1 July 1991.

Art & Queer Culture

Editor: Richard Meyer, Catherine Lord | Reference: P3930 | ISBN: 978-0714878348 | Type: Publication

A survey of visual art and alternative sexualities from the late nineteenth century to the present.

Exotic: A Fetish for the Foreign

Artist/Author: Judy Sund | Reference: P3912 | ISBN: 978-0714876375 | Type: Publication

Explores our obsession with the lure of distant lands and their promise of the weird and wonderful, the beautiful and grotesque.

The Sculpture of Linda Mary Montano

Editor: Linda Mary Montano, Adam Silver, Cai Xi | Reference: P3901 | ISBN: 9780983664772 | Type: Publication

A 50-year retrospective of the sculpture of the pioneer feminist performance artist who explores and dissolves the boundaries between art and life. 

only ever almost there

Editor: Alice Swatton, Madeleine Hodge | Reference: P3786 | Type: Publication

Exhibition booklet; Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum, 30 November 2018 – 24 February 2019

Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect

Artist/Author: Mel Y. Chen | Reference: P3760 | ISBN: 978-0822352723 | Type: Publication

Draws on recent debates about sexuality, race, and affect to examine how matter that is considered insensate, immobile, or deathly animates cultural lives.

Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric

Artist/Author: Madison Moore | Reference: P3756 | ISBN: 978-0-300-20470-4 | Type: Publication

An exploration of what it means to be fabulous—and why eccentric style, fashion, and creativity are more political than ever. 

Edward Woodman: The Artist’s Eye

Editor: Gilane Tawadros, Judy Adam | Reference: P3752 | ISBN: 978-1908970411 | Type: Publication

Presents Woodman's work from his entire career, including artists' portraits, studios, exhibitions, installations and performances, collaborations with artists, social documentation and more recent and personal works.