More than meat joy: complete performance works & selected writing. Inscribed. Carolee Schneemann.
More than meat joy: complete performance works & selected writing. Inscribed
More than meat joy: complete performance works & selected writing. Inscribed
More than meat joy: complete performance works & selected writing. Inscribed

More than meat joy: complete performance works & selected writing. Inscribed

New Paltz, NY: Documentext, 1979. Profuselyl illustrated. 281 + [7] pp. Cloth with dustjacket. 21.4 x 25.3 cm (oversquare). First edition of 2000 copies in cloth. Edited by Bruce McPherson. Boldly inscribed on blank preceding the title page: "For Aldis & Maria— Dear friends, with admiration love & thanks. Carolee 12/87 —NY—Venice—NY—". The red flyleaf bears the inconspicuous blindstamp of Aldis Browne, well-known art dealer and consultant. This remarkable record includes "From the Notebooks 1958–1963"; "From the Notebooks 1963–1966"; "From the Notebooks 1966–1969"; and "From the Notebooks 1969–1977." It includes well-illustrated accounts of 38 complex performances, including "Chromelodeon," "Meat joy," "Water light / water needle," "Snows," "Illinois Central," and "Interior scroll"; plus an appendix containing unperformed works; a Festschrift with contributions by Robert Kelly, Paul Blackburn, Dick Higgins, Eleanor Antin, Daryl Chin, Carl André, Philip Corner, Anina Nosei Weber, Rochelle Owens, Martie Edelheit, Carole Bergé, Lee Breuer, Larry Warshaw, Jonas Mekas, John Cage, Malcolm Goldstein, Amos Vogel, Pierre Restany, Jon Hendricks, Alison Knowles, Lucy R. Lippard, and Jerome Rothenberg. A performance chronology, filmography, bibliography, and index to photographers follow. Near fine with price-clipped dustjacket in Mylar sleeve; slight wear at dustjacket edges and, especially, spine. **Free domestic shipping with direct order. Item #28556

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