LES LEVINE

1935, Dublin, Ireland - Lives and works in New York

ARTISTS' BOOKS

House Les Levine / steendrukkerij de Jong & Co. 1971
EPHEMERA

Bear News / A Disposable Monument by Les Levine Museum of Mott (1976 Biennale of Sydney)  1976 
Country Billboards A Tribute to the Pioneering Spirit of America (announcement card)  Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York  1981 
Museum of Mott Art inc.  (small catalogue of services) self 1971
Self Portrait Image Bank Post Card Show 1977
"Your Worst Work" Publication of The Architectural League of New York 1969
     
RECORDINGS     
     
Would Not Say No To Some Help [Revolutions Per Minute (The Art Record)] Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York 1982 
     
WRITINGS BY AND INTERVIEWS WITH LEVINE     
     
Disassembling Sixties Metapsychology  On Site #4 - Not Seen and/or Less Seen of... 1973
The Artist Speaks: Les Levine [interview] Art in America, November-December  1969
     
ARTICLES ABOUT LEVINE    
     
Les Levine and the Troubles [by Jack Burnham] Arts Magazine, April 1973
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS    
     
Blocknotes #1: Strategies of Exhibition Blocknotes, Paris 1992
On Site #4 - Not Seen and/or Less Seen of... Site, Inc., New York 1973
The Museum of Drawers Kunsthaus Zurich 1978
     
INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES     
     
Le Levine's I Am Not Blind: An Information Environment About Unsighted People Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford 1976
Les Levine: Media Projects and Public Advertisments  MAI 36 Galerie, Luzern  1988 
Public Mind: Les Levine's Media Sculpture and Mass Ad Campaigns 1969-1990 Everson Museum of Art 1990
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING LEVINE    
     
Air Art  Arts Council YM/YWHA, Philadelphia 1968
American Narrative / Story Art 1967-1977  Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, Texas 1978
Art by Telephone  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1969 
Arte de Sistemas  Museo De Arte Moderno / CAYC - Centro de Arte y Communicacion, Buenos Aires 1971
Billboard Art on the Road MASS MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts 1999
Committed to Print: Social and Political Themes in Recent American Printed Art The Museum of Modern Art, New York  1988
Construction in Process  37 Pkwn Street, Lodz, Poland  1981 
Content: A Contemporary Focus 1974-1984  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  1984 
Documenta 6 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger]  Kassel, Germany  1977 
Documenta 8 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger] Kassel   1987
Duration Piece #8 Global  Douglas Huebler  1973 
Image Bank Post Card Show  Image Bank, Vancouver 1977
Image World: Art and Media Culture  Whitney Museum for American Art 1989 
Messages: Words and Images  Freedman Gallery, Albright College 1981
Perverted by Language  Hillword Art Gallery, New York 1987 
Public Art  Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta 1985
Schemes: A Decade of Installation Drawings Elise Meyer Inc 1981
Software: Information Technology: Its New Meaning for Art The Jewish Museum 1970
Street Works IV [poster, no catalogue] The Architectural League of New York 1969
The 1984 Show Ronald Feldman Fine Art, Inc, New York 1983
The Object Transformed   The Museum of Modern art, New York 1966
The Real Big Picture The Queens Museum, New York 1986
The Television's Impact on Contemporary Art  The Queens Museum, New York 1986
Third International Open Encounter on Video  CAYC (organized by) / Galleria Civica D'Arte Moderna, Ferrara  1975 
Video Art Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennyslvania, Philadelphia  1975
Word as Image: American Art 1960-1990  Milwaukee Art Museum 1990
Worthless (Invaluable) Moderna galerija Ljubljana  2000
     
EAST VILLAGE EXHIBITIONS [INVITATIONS ONLY]    
     
All The News That's Fit For Prints: A parallel of social concerns of the 1930's/80's P.P.O.W. 1987
     
SELECTED BOOKS INCLUDING LEVINE    
     
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
Art in the Age of Mass Media Westview Press 1994
Art in the Land: A Critical Anthology of Environmental Art E. P. Dutton 1983
Great Western Salt Works: essays on the meaning of Post-Formalist art  George Braziller 1974
Idea Art: A Critical Anthology Dutton  1973 
Minimal Art: A Critical Survey  E.P. Dutton & Co. 1968 
Museums by Artists Art Metropole, Toronto 1983
112 Workshop / 112 Greene Street  New York University Press 1981
One Place After Another: Site-Specific Art and Locational Identity  MIT Press 2004
Out of the Box: The Reinvention of Art, 1965-1975  School of Visual Arts  2000 
Performance Artists Talking in the Eighties  University of California Press, Berkely 2000 
Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object.... Praeger  1973 
SoHo: The Rise and Fall of an Artists' Colony  Routledge 2003
The Un/Necessary Image Tanam Press 1982
Video Art Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1976 
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING LEVINE    
     
Artforum [Jack Burnham: Systems Esthetics]  September  1968
Artforum [Real Time Systems] September 1969
Art in America [Art & Technology - The New Combine by Douglas Davis]  January-February  1968
Art in America, [Article: Impossible Art] May-June  1969 
Art in America [TV - The Next Medium]  September-October  1969
Art in America [The Avant Garde Festival: And Now, Shea Stadium] November-December  1974 
Art in America [The American Artist from Loner to Lobbyist] March-April  1977
Art Journal [We Are Not Afraid] Summer  1982 
Art Journal [and in Video Chronology] Fall  1985
Art-Rite # 4 Art-Rite Publishing 1974 
Arts Magazine April 1973
Cover # 1 Standart Publications, New York 1979
Cover #3 Artcover, New York 1980
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
TriQuarterly # 32 (with cards)  TriQuarterly 1975 
Vision #3 - New York City Crown Point Press 1976
0 to 9 Number 5 Acconci and Mayer, reprint 2006, January  1969
0 to 9 Number 6 [supplement - street work] Acconci and Mayer, reprint 2006, July 1969
     
EXHIBITION REVIEWS     
     
Advertisement for Les Levine at Fischbach  Artforum, September  1969
Les Levine at Fischbach Gallery Artforum, February 1973
Les Levine at Stefanotty Art in America, March-April 1975