Lecture and workshop Exploring Copier Art: August 28th and Sept 25th
Fluxus Performance on as part of the Inter-Florida Fluxus Tour on Sept 14th including: Keith Buchholz, Reid Wood, Reed Altemus, Bibiana Padilla Maltos and myself.
Works in the show are my books Blitzkunst, The Storefront, Copy Art Exhibition discussed previously in this blog. Included are several one-of-a-kind books I made using plastic sleeves with found objects. Also a few letterpress books from experiments I did using unconventional methods/materials, rubberstamp books I made in Europe, assemblings and mail art catalogs. Lots of artistamp works showing the use of the copiers to make stamps - from my Gina Lotta Artistamp Museum collection (see the blog). My computer copier pieces, and fruit series are amongst the prints selected by the curator. A whole case shows videophone prints made with students in my 80s computer graphics classes.
Included are selections of works from other artists from my archives. This is just part of many more items in my Mail Art and book collection:
96 TearsAndrew Hayes
Barbara Cushman’s Color Xerox Calendars
Emilio Morandi - Arte Studio
Julia and György Galántai - Artpool
Liza Jane Norman
Polly Esther Nation
Also from the Jaffe's permanent collection:
Judith A. Hoffberg
Robert C. Morgan
A Book About Death - project created by Matthew Rose 2009 (not 80s but they really like this concept) has a whole case filled with the book.