Extended Practices 1 : Conceptual Portraits

FELIX GONZALEZ-TORRES
Andrea Rosen |

JASON SALAVON
Portraits | Playboy | 100 Special Moments | Short statement

THOMAS DEMAND
Matthew Marks gallery | MOMA
His Animations at DHC/ART in Montreal.

ANA MENDIETAUntitled (Silueta Series)


SOPHIE CALLE
The Hotel Series | Thesis on Hotel Series | At the TATE (full screen images)

GILLIAN WEARING
Whitechapel Gallery (London) | Review in The Guardian

ANDREA ZITTEL
Website | L.A. Weekly | In Conversation, Systems for Living

DAMIEN HIRST
Medicine Cabinets

JANINE ANTONI
Lick and Lather  | Luhring Augustine (gallery) | Art 21 video

LORNA SIMPSON

FRANCIS PICABIA

Machine Drawings

KIKI SMITH
Text at Guggenheim | Game Time

JON RAFMAN
Nine Eyes of Google Street View | Essay

NANCY BURSON
| Article | Early Composites | Museum of Contemporary Photography | Seeing and Believing, New York University | Early Work, Clamp Art (decently sized images)

NIKI S. LEE
Museum of Contemporary Photography | The Creator’s Project, overview
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Museum of Contemporary Photography | The Creator’s Project, overview

Allanah Volkes | artist website

Other artists to consider:

Annette Messager
Cindy Sherman
Yoon Sung Min (Dwelling)
Mowry Baden
Micah Lexier
Germaine Koh
Tom Friedman

Douglas Gordon
Bruce Nauman
Sylvie Cotton – The Theory of Sylvie
Hadley and Maxwell
Pepon Osorio
Kelly Mark
Gabriel Orozco
John Sasaki – Life line video
Doug Jarvis – The sound of a ball rolling around the inside of his head

2710: The Book

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Image from the Victoria and Albert Museum, collection of artist books

Ann Hamilton | Tropos

 

The Library of Babel, Jorge Luis Borges

Artist project as an infinite website:

Library of Babel as seen from within (Article in The Paris Review)

The Artful Accidents of Google Books [The New Yorker]

The Art of Google Books

Ed Ruscha: Various Small Fires and Milk

Ulises Carrion | exhibit | Video

Artist Books and Multiples

Multiples (in Amsterdam)

International Art Book Fair in Toronto

PRINTED MATTER!! in NYC!

Artist book collection at The Smithsonian

Artist book Collection At The Victorian and Albert Museum

Reed College | Artist Book digital collection

A Brief History of Artists’ Books (Yale)—use the tabs at the top of the article to explore institutions and collections of artists’ books–great reference.

Collections of Artists’ Books

The Center for Book Arts [New York City]

Minnesota Center for Book Arts

San Francisco Center for the Book

Artists’ Book Online | An online repository of facsimiles, metadata, and criticism

EVERY ITEM IN THE ARTISTS’ BOOK COLLECTION AT THE BANFF CENTRE  (WOW!)

Artist Book 3.0 (Where book artist talk shop online)

The Top 8 odd and outstanding artists’ books in Ryerson’s Special Collection

Altered Books at Pratt University

Water Yam | Artist book by George Brecht (Wikipedia entry)

Fluxus and how it relates to artists’ books

Photo I : Pinhole Cameras and Photograms

GENERAL HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAMS
From Man Ray to Thomas Ruff—article
Good description with images
WILLIAM HENRY FOX TALBOT
Latticed_window_at_lacock_abbey_1835 LatticedWindowAtLacockAbbey| Photogenic Drawings | Arts Connected
ANNA ATKINS
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Festuca grasses from ‘British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns’, c.1854
Brief Bio | The Getty | University of Texas, Austin

 

MAN RAY-Rayograms
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Metropolitan Museum of Art
At Aqua Velvet
General description of photography and surrealism

 

 

LASZLO MOHOLY NAGYDP106472
At MOMA | At the Getty Musuem

 

*CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS

ADAM FUSS
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• At Cheim & Reid
• At Fraenkel Gallery
• At Artists and Alchemists
• Good article with terrible formatting
Interview in BOMB magazine.

 

ALISON ROSSITERGuilleminot-Riviera-ca30-diptych 516dcd9059f80photo_high_8690

• Represented by Stephen Bulger (Toronto)
Yossi Milo (NY)
• Canadian Art profile
Article in Le Rencontres d’Arles
Video at Gallery Intell

 

GARY FABIAN MILLER2010_002_night-cell

Artist Website
Video and images at Victoria and Albert Museum
At Ingleby Gallery

SHADOW CATCHERS at The Victoria and Albert Museum
• Camera-less photo
techniques at Victoria and Albert Museum
A History of Camera-less Photography at the Victoria and Albert Museum.
A listing of all of the artists plus video interviews in the Camera-less Photography exhibit.

 

SUSAN DERGES

Susan Derges
Prix Pictet
Paul Kasmin Gallery
Video, commissioned by the Victoria and Albert Museum.
At Oxford University
At Danziger Gallery

 

ABELARDO MORELL
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Flashlight and Salt, photogram on 8×10 film
More of his photograms

 

 

THOMAS RUFF
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Photograms for the new age (interview in Aperture magazine)
See more work at David Zwirner gallery

 

 

Extended Practices: Thinking about systems

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Diane Borsato

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Tom Friedman | At Luhring Augustine Gallery  | At Saatchi Gallery | At Gagosian gallery | At Stephen Friedman gallery

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Tom Friedman
Untitled, 1990
Bubble gum
Approximately 1,500 pieces of chewed bubble gum molded into a sphere and displayed at head height in a corner, hanging by its own stickiness

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Georgia Grieve | Ikea Drawings

Allanah Volkes | Google Drawings

Allanah Volkes | UFC Drawings | More

Jason Polan | Every Person In New York (blog) (book)

Jenny Odell
http://www.jennyodell.com/projects.html

Nicolas Feltron
For those of you obsessed with data visualization created an app:

KATE BINGAMAN BURT

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Listen to an new interview with illustrator and author, Kate Bingaman Burt. Remember? We saw her work at the beginning of the term—she is the artist that draws everything she purchases.

Junk Mail into Art
Another excellent automated directive.

Christoph NiemannAbstract Sunday

Martin Brief | A Brief History of Time | Amazon God |

Christian Bok | Eunoia | web iteration | Wikipedia entry

 

Internet Art (SART 2700)

READ ME
What is Net Art?
The New Aesthetic Needs to Get Weirder
What is Post-Internet Art?
What is the New Aesthetic

Extra reading
A letter to Young Internet Artists

LOOK/EXPERIENCE
Net-art.org
Mouchette
The Download: Sorry to Dump on You Like This
Glitch Artist Collective
Code-based art works that change everyday

Description of Exhausting A Crowd | Exhausting a Crowd, the artwork

Sunrise/Sunset at the Whitney
Indirect Flights

Moth Generator | description | project

9 Eyes | John Rafman | brief description of the project | Artist website –you might like the Kool Aid Man in Second Life

Cameron’s World (woah!) | description |

Screen (art via email)

Modern Day Snail Mail | Christina Vanko

Jason Salavon | 100 Special Moments

Heath Bunting | _readme | King’s Cross Phone In | Wiki

Post-Internet Art at Artsy

Matthew Stadler

Dronestagram | Explanation of the project |

BookTwo.org | Project of James Bridle

Jodi.org | Description | Other Jodi projects:

Jodi’s Personal Map of the Web | Artistic Patterns With Map Signs | http://asdfg.jodi.org/ – an experimental website, using randomly generated ASCII art and Javascript |

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Atira Frankel – Final Project Research

Interest: Abjection, Intervention, Identity/Psychology

Inspirations:

Alexa Meade
Takes the 3D world and transforms it into a 2D painting.

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“Blueprint” (2010)

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“Activate” (2012)

 

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“Risen in progress” (2012)

Website: Alexa Meade
Instagram: @alexameadeart

Jo Spence
Photo-Therapy and The Picture of Health? are both series responding to her cancer diagnoses. Narrative, confrontation, and self-identification are prominent characteristics in her work.

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“Photo-Therapy” (Infantilization – Mind/Body) (1984)

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“The Picture of Health?” (1982-86)

Website: Jo Spence

Richard Renaldi 
His Touching Strangers series has a unique take on the intimacy between two individuals, who have never met, but appear to be cohesive in the photograph through invitation of chance.

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“Tim, Alaina, and Charlie” (2012)

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“Chris and Amaira” (2012)

Website: Touching Strangers Series