GUILLERMO GOMEZ-PENA / BORDER ART WORKSHOP

Border Art Workshop, formed in 1984, includes artists: Guillermo Gomez-Pena, Emily Hicks, Berta Jottar, Richard A. Lou, Victor Orozco Ochoa, Robrt Sanchez, Michael Schnorr, Liz Sisco, and Rocio Weiss

1955, Mexico, D.E., lives in New York

BOOKS BY OR ABOUT BORDER ART WORKSHOP
     
BAW / TAF 1984 - 1989 [Border Art Workshop / Taler de Arte Fronterizo] (includes documentation - discriptions and history - of the performances, events, and exhibitions taking place between 1984 and 1989 - also includes an interview with Guillermo Gomez-Pena) Artists Space 1989
     
BOOKS BY OR ABOUT GOMEZ-PENA    
   
Codex Espangliensis [with Enrique Chagoya and Felicia Rice] City Lights Books 2000
Friendly Cannibals [with Enrique Chagoya] Artspace Books 1996
     
ARTICLES AND ESSAYS BY GOMEZ-PENA     
     
From Art-Maggeddon To Gringostroica  The Hybrid State [catalogue - Exit Art] 1992
Marcos: The 'Subcommandante of Performance Third Text, # 28/29, Autumn 1994
The Free Art Agreement / El Tratado de Libre Cultura  The Subversive Imagination: Artists, Society, & Social Responsibility [Routledge] 1994
The Multicultural Paradigm: An Open Letter to the National Arts Community Beyond the Fantastic: Contemporary art criticism from Latin America  1996
The New World (B)order Third Text # 21 - The Wake of Utopia, Winter 1992
The Streets: where Do They Reach? The Citizen Artist: 20 Years of Art in the Public Arena: An Anthology from High Performance Magazine 1978 - 1998 1998
     
RECORDINGS    
   
Radio Pirata: Colon Go Home. A live broadcast from La Pinta Doe (1992) [Coco Fusco and Guillermo Gomez-Pena] MoCA - The Territory of Art, The Los Angeles Festival 1992
     
EPHEMERA    
     
The Year of the White Bear: Take Two / Two Undiscovered Amerindians Visit Madrid [performance by Coco Fusco and Guillermo Gomez-Pena] (post card with image and statement sent to Marsha Tucker by Fusco and Gomez-Pena with an inscription to Tucker] Self 1992
     
CATALOGUES INCLUDING GOMEZ-PENA    
     
Ante America / Regarding America Biblioteca Luis-Angel Arango, Bogota 1992 
Arte no es Vida: Actions by Artists of the Americas, 19960-2000  el Museo del Barrio, New York 2008
Blurring the Boundries: Installation Art 1969-1996 Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego 1996
Breakthroughs: Avant-Garde Artists in Europe and America, 1950-1990  Wexner Center for the Arts 1991
Havana Bienal #7 - Septima Bienal de la Habana - Comunicaccion en tiempos dificiles: una mas cerca del otro Centro Wifredo Lam  2000
Heart of Darkness Kroller-Muller Museum-Otterlo 1994
Outside the Frame: Performance and the Object Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art 1994
The Decade Show: Frameworks of Identity in the 80s The New Museum of Contemporary Art / The Studio Museum of Harlem / the Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art,, New York 1990
The Hybrid State Exit Art, New York 1992
Whitney Biennial 1993 [Elisabeth Sussman with Thelma Golden, John G. Hanhardt and Lisa Philips]]  Whitney Museum of American Art 1993 
     
BOOKS INCLUDING GOMEZ-PENA    
     
Alternative Art New York 1965-1985 The Drawing Center / University of Minnesota Press 2002
Art, Activism & Oppositionality: Essays from Afterimage Duke University Press 1998
Art and Social Chane: A Critical Reader Tate Publishing in association with Afterall 2007
Art Matters: How the Culture Wars Changed America [regarding members of Border Art Workshup] New York University Press 1999
Beyond the Fantastic: Contemporary art criticism from Latin America  MIT Press 1996
But is it Art? The Spirit of Art as Activism  Bay Press  1995 
Collectivism After Modernism: The Art of Social Imagination After 1945 University of Minnesota Press 2007 
Corpus Delecti: Performance Art of the Americas  Routledge 1999
Creative Time: The Book 33 Years of Public Art in NYC Princeton Architectural Press 2007
English is Broken Here: Notes on Cultural Fusion in the Americas [Fusco, Coco] The New Press, New York 1995
5000 Artists Return to Artists Space: 25 Years  Artists Space / D.A.P. Press  1998
Let's Get It On: The Politics of Black Performance Bay Press 1995
Mapping the Terrain: New Genre Public Art Bay Press 1995
Mixed Blessings: New Art in a Multicultural America [Lucy Lippard] Pantheon Books 1990
One Place After Another: Site-Specific Art and Locational Identity  MIT Press 2004
On the Beaten Tack: tourism, art, and culture  The New Press, New York 1999
Over Here: International Perspectives on Art and Culture  The New Museum of Contemporary Art and MIT Press 2004
Performance: Live Art Since 1960 Harry N. Abrams 1998
The Bodies That Were Not Ours and other writings [Coco Fusco] Routledge 2001
The Citizen Artist: 20 Years of Art in the Public Arena - An Anthology from High Performance Magazine 1978-1998# Critical Press / D.A.P. 1998
The Contingent Object of Contemporary Art  MIT Press  2003 
The Lure of the Local: senses of place in a multicentered society The New Press, New York 1997
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS    
     
Art Action 1958 - 1998 Inter Art Actuel et Le Lieu, Centre en Art Actuel, Quebec 2001
If You Lived Here: The City in Art, Theory, and Social Activism - A Project by Martha Rosler Bay Press / Dia Art Foundation 1991
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING GOMEZ-PENA    
     
Art Journal [Africa in the Art of Latin America by Gerardo Mosquera]  Winter  1992 
Third Text, # 28/29 [see articles above] Autumn 1994
Third Text #32 - Contaminations [Mapping Differences]  Autumn 1995
Art Nexus #38 [review of Eventa: Invokes Paradiso, Sweden] Art Nexus #38 November - January 2001
Third Text # 7 [The Border Art Workshop / Taller de Arte Fronterizo - Interview with Guillermo Gomez-Pena and Emily Hicks by Coco Fusco] Third Text, Summer  1989