Archive for October, 2009

Library acquisitions October 2009

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 30 October 2009

The sacred made realItems added to the Art collections during October include:

John Baldessari: pure beauty. Tate Modern, 2009.  ART MU 19 BAL
Christian Boltanski / Hans Ulrich Obrist: the conversation series. ART MF 19 BOL
The sacred made real : Spanish painting and sculpture, 1600-1700. National Gallery, 2009. ART KS 20 BRA
Gustav Metzger: decades 1959-2009. Serpentine Gallery, 2009. ART MG 19 MET

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Frieze podcasts

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 20 October 2009

Frieze Art FairThis year’s Frieze Art Fair talks are now available to stream or download. Talks include John Baldessari in conversation with Matthew Higgs and Sylvère Lotringer on the relationshop between art and theory.

ICA talks

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 12 October 2009

ICA talksThe British Library has added more than 1,000 hours of ICA talks to it’s Archival Sound Recordings. The broad range of subjects covered include film, literature, visual art, gender studies, technology and cultural studies. The talks feature, among many others, Marina Abramovic, Chantal Akerman, Ed Allington, David Batchelor, Christian Boltanski,  Chris Burden, Victor Burgin, Sophie Calle, Mark Dion, Liam Gillick, Isaac Julien, Adrian Piper, and Cerith Wyn Evans. The collection can be browsed by contributor, subject or date.

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Library acquisitions summer 2009

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 5 October 2009

UnconcealedItems added to the Art collections over the summer include:

Younger than Jesus: artist directory. New Museum of Contemporary Art, 2009. ART M 8 YOU
Rosler, Martha. A budding gourmet. Electronic Arts Intermix, 2000. ISSUE DESK ART AV ROS
Matta-Clark, Gordon. Art, architecture and the attack on modernism. I.B. Tauris, 2009. ART MU 29 MAT
Alÿs, Francis. Works and process. A.P.R.E.S. Editions, 2008. ISSUE DESK ART AV ALY
Unconcealed : the international network of conceptual artists 1967-77. Ridinghouse, 2009. ART M 9 CON
Sonic Youth: Musical perspectives (music composed by John Cage, Cornelius Cardew, Yoko Ono, Steve Reich, George Maciunas etc.) ISSUE DESK CD SON

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