ALLISON KNOWLES

1933, New York - Lives and works in New York

ARTISTS' BOOKS
     
Bread and Water Left Hand Books 1995
Natural Assemblages and the True Crow Rochester School of Visual Studies
     
POSTCARDS AND EPHEMERA    
     
Bean Threads (for Henri Chiarucci) Image Bank Post Card Show 1977
     
RECORDINGS    
     
Philip Corner: More from the Judson Years (early 60s) Vol. 1 CD 2004
Silk Thread Song, 1971 (2001) Surface Tension: Problematics of Site  2003
     
CATALOGUES INCLUDING KNOWLES     
     
A Sound Selection:Audio Works by Artists [with artist statements] Artists Space, New York 1980 
Blam! The Explosion of Pop, Minimalism and Performance 1958-1964  Whitney Museum of American Art  1984 
Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972  Mason Gross Art Galleries, Rutgers University / Mead Art Gallery, Amherst 2003 
Documenta 8 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger] Kassel   1987
Do It  Independent Curators, Inc., New York 1997
Image Bank Post Card Show  Image Bank, Vancouver 1977
Image World: Art and Media Culture  Whitney Museum for American Art 1989 
In the Spirit of Fluxus  Walker Art Center  1993 
la Biennale di Venezia 44: Ubi Fluxus Venice  1990
Lost and Found [curator Rene Block] Apex Art, New York 2001
Off Limits: Rutgers University and the Avant-Garde, 1957-1963 [mentioned in text - not in exhibition] The Newark Museum  1999
Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object 1949-1979  L.A. Museum of Contemporary Art 1998 
Outside the Frame: Performance and the Object Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art 1994
Theater of the Object: Reconstructions, Re-creations, Reconsiderations 1958   The Alternative Museum, New York 1988
     
BOOKS INCLUDING KNOWLES    
     
Artists Perform From Their Ecological Source: Working to Re-open Major Life Systems of the Planet [project and book organized by Coco Gordon: including, Helene Aylon, Alison Knowles, and Pauline Oliveros among others] W Space Press, New York 1992
Jack Goldstein and the CalArts Mafia Minneola Press 2003
The Amazing Decade: Women and Performance Art in America 1970-1980 Astro Artz 1983
Get the Message? A Decade of Art for Social Change [Lucy Lippard] E.P. Dutton 1984
New Art in the 60s and 70s: Redefining Reality  Thames and Hudson  2001 
Performance Artists Talking in the Eighties  University of California Press, Berkely 2000 
Performance: Live Art 1909 to the Present Harry N. Abrams 1979
Performance: Live Art Since 1960 Harry N. Abrams 1998
SoHo: The Rise and Fall of an Artists' Colony  Routledge 2003
Surface Tension: Prolematics of Site [recording on CD] Errant Bodies Press 2003
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS    
     
Art Action 1958 - 1998 Inter Art Actuel et Le Lieu, Centre en Art Actuel, Quebec 2001
Dokumente zur Aktuellen Kunst 1967 -1970 [materials from the archives of Harald Szeemann]  Kunstkreis AG Luzern 1972
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING KNOWLES     
     
Art Journal Summer 2000
Arts Magazine [Word Art: Some Aspects of Word Art]  Summer 1969
Heresies #17 Women in Theater and Performance Acting Up! Heresies 1984