Book Sale!

Saturday, April 6 & Sunday, April 7, 2013
noon - 6pm

Artists Space : Books & Talks
55 Walker Street

For one weekend only, a comprehensive selection from the publishing back catalogue of Artists Space will be made available for purchase starting as low as $2. Also available will be postcards, T-shirts and related ephemera from the past 40 years of Artists Space.

Since 1977, Artists Space has published an array of catalogs, brochures, and compilations whenever possible. Often produced alongside exhibitions and programming, these original titles remain archival documents of recent cultural discourse.

Select titles include:

Witnesses Against Our Vanishing (Nan Goldin, 1989): $5
Pictures (Douglas Crimp, 1977): $10
New Galleries of the Lower East Side (1984): $10
5000 Artists Return to Artists Space (1998): $25
Mark Morrisroe: From This Moment On (2011): $2
Complete set of all available archival publications: $300

Artists Space Members will also receive 25% off all Bookstore titles for the duration of the sale.

All proceeds directly support Artists Space programs!

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5000 Artists Return to Artists Space, 1998

1977, Catalogue, 29 pages, black and white
Troy Brauntuch, Jack Goldstein, Sherrie Levine, Robert Longo, Philip Smith
Text by Douglas Crimp; acknowledgements by Helene Winer

Witnesses: Against Our Vanishing
1989, Catalogue, 32 pages, black and white
Work by David Armstrong, Tom Chesley, Dorit Cypris, Phillip Lorca diCorcia, Jane Dickson, Clarence Elie-Rivera, Darrel Ellis, Allen frame, Peter Hujar, Greer Langton, Siobhan Liddell, Ramsey McPhillips, Mark Morrisroe, James Nares, Perico Pastor, Margo Pelletier, Vittorio Scarpati, Jo Shane, Kiki Smith, Janet Stein, Tabboo!, Stephen Tashjan, Shellburne Thurbur, Ken Tisa, and David Wojnarowicz
Curated and featuring essays by Nan Goldin; additional texts by David Majnarowicz, Linda Yablonsky, and Cookie Mueller; acknowledgments by Susan Wyatt; statements by the artists