IAIN AND INGRID BAXTER / N.E. THING CO.

N.E.Thing Co. was formed in 1967 by Iain and Ingrid Baxter and lasted until 1978. [Earlier Iain, Ingrid and John Friel established IT which existed for one year, then Iain and Ingrid started N.E. Baxter Thing Co., changed to N.E.Thing Co. to maintain anonymity.]

INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES
Baxter/2 Any Choice Works 1965 -70 Art Gallery of Ontario 1982
Look / Voyez  The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa 1969
Another 2 Projects: People / Language The Vancouver Art Gallery  1978 
Sensitivity Information Research by the N.E. Thing Co. Ltd. on Snow, Ice, Water, the North, and the General Phenomenon of Water  Peter Whyte Gallery, Baniff 1973 
     
BOOKS BY OR ABOUT N.E.THING CO.     
     
Media Mix  Art Metropole 1992
N.E. Thing Co. Volume 1 self  1978 
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS     
     
Projects Class (12 artists / 12 cards - submitted to class)  Nova Scotia College of Art and Design  1969
The Museum of Drawers Kunsthaus Zurich 1978
View - interview with Baxter Crown Point Press, San Francisco 1979
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING BAXTER    
     
Art by Telephone  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1969 
Conception, Conceptual Documents 1960-1990 Norwich Gallery, Norwich School of Art and Design, U.K. 2001
Conceptual Art Conceptual Aspects The New York Cultural Center  1970
Conceptual Art: The NSCAD Connection 1967-1973 The Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design 1994
Earthworks: Land Reclamation as Sculpture Seattle Art Museum 1979
557,087 Seattle 1969
Information MoMA, New York 1970
July / August Exhibition Book Studio International 1970
July - August - September 1969 Seth Siegelaub 1969
Konzeption - Conception: Documentation of today's art tendencies Westdeutscher Verlag 1969
995,000 Vancouver 1970
One Month March 1969  Seth Siegelaub  1969
Reconsidering the Object of Art: 1965-1975  The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1995
Weather Report: Art and Climate Change [Lucy Lippard] Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art 2007
     
BOOKS INCLUDING BAXTER    
     
Art & Technology: A Report on the Art & Technology Program of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1967-1971  Los Angeles County Museum of Art / The Viking Press 1971
Changing: Essays in Art Criticism [Lucy Lippard]  E. P. Dutton & Co. 1971
Collectivism After Modernism: The Art of Social Imagination After 1945 University of Minnesota Press 2007 
Conceptual Art Dutton 1972
Conceptual Art  Phaidon 1998
Conceptual Art and the Politics of Publicity  MIT Press  2003 
From the Center: feminist essays on women's art  Dutton  1976 
Get the Message? A Decade of Art for Social Change [Lucy Lippard] E.P. Dutton 1984
Idea Art: A Critical Anthology Dutton  1973 
Museums by Artists Art Metropole, Toronto 1983
New Art in the 60s and 70s: Redefining Reality  Thames and Hudson  2001 
On the Beaten Tack: tourism, art, and culture  The New Press, New York 1999
Overlay: Contemporary Art and the Art of Prehistory  Pantheon  1983 
Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object.... Praeger  1973 
     
PERIODICALS
Art in America, [Article: Impossible Art] May-June  1969 
Art Journal [Color/Language Studies: 1973-82] Summer  1982 
Studio International [Groups by Lucy Lippard]  March  1970
Studio International [N.E. Thing Co. and Les Levine by Charlotte Townsend]  April  1970
Studio International Vol. 195 No. 990 - Special Issue: Art Galleries & Alternative Spaces Studio International 1980
Vision #5 (Artists' Photographs) Crown Point Press  1982