RICHARD SERRA

1939, San Francisco, California - Lives and works in New York

F / S / V / INSTV

POSTERS

 

 
Richard Serra "Around the Corner," 1982 A Sculpture Installation BlumHelman Gallery 1983
Richard Serra [Blindspot] Gagosian Gallery 2003
Richard Serra: 8 Drawings: Weights and Measures  [The American Flag is not an object of worship....] Leo Castelli  1989 
Richard Serra: "Slice" [blueprint] Leo Castelli 1981
Richard Serra: TMU, 1979/80 Location: New York, W. Braodway at Franklin and Leonard m Gallery, Bochum, W. Germany 1980
St. Johns Rotary Arc 1975/80  Leo Castelli  1980
Tilted Arc Defense Fund Leo Castelli  1985
Torqued Spirals Toruses and Spheres Gagosian Gallery 2001 
     
OTHER WORKS  

 
   
Lead Shot [submission to Aspen Magazine # 8]  Aspen Magazine # 8 1970-1 
     
EPHEMERA    

 

   
Colour Aid, Bobby Deal, Sock Cymbal, Hands Catching Lead, Tied Hands, Hands Scraping, China Girl [announcement card for video presentation. This card also includes works by Bruce Nauman Videogalerie Gerry Schum, Dusseldorf 1972
Richard Serra: Skulpturen, Neon-Objekte [this is Serra's second solo exhibition] Galerie Ricke, Koln 1968
Richard Serra: stuffed animal habitats, 1966 [the original 1966 exhibition of stuffed animals at Galleria La Salita was Serra's first one person exhibition] Galleria La Salita, Rome 1972

Richard Serra: Filme 16 mm 1968-1971

Ursula Wevers "Projection", Koln 1971?
"Stop Bush" (handout of painting in the Biennial) Whitney Biennial   2006 
     
BOOKS BY OR ABOUT SERRA  
   
Richard Serra: Interviews, Etc. 1970-1980  The Hudson River Museum 1980
Richard Serra, October Files The MIT Press 2000
Richard Serra's Tilted Arc [documentation] Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 1988
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS     
     
In and Out of Kutztown: a documentation of the Art Series Program 1974-1981 Kutztown State College, Pennsylvania 1983
     
INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES    

 
   
Mel Bochner / Richard Serra  Hayden Gallery / MIT  1980 
Richard Serra  Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, California 1970
Richard Serra Sculpture: Forty Yours  Museum of Modern Art, New York 2007
Richard Serra Sculpture 1985 - 1987 Pace Gallery / Leo Castelli 1987
Richard Serra: Torqued Ellipses  Dia  1997
Richard Serra: Weights and Measure Drawings  The Drawing Center, New York 1994
     
ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS     
     
Entries: Oedipus Reconciled [Robert Pincus-Witten] Arts Magazine, November 1980 
Joint Statement [presented as an ad] in Artforum regarding exhibitions and artists rights (in response to Documenta 5) Artforum, June 1972
"Play it Again Sam" (article by Serra) Arts Magazine, February  1970 
Richard Serra's Te Tuhirangi Contour: Time in the Space in Between Sculpture, Vol.27, #9 , November 2008
Richard Serra: Slow Information [Robert Pincus-Witten]  Artforum, September  1969 
Richard Sera's Paris Promenade Sculpture, Vol.27, #9 , November 2008
Richard Serra's "Tilted Arc": Art and Non-Art Issues - article by Serra  Art Journal ,Winter 1989
Richard Serra's Urban Scu;pture: An Interview [with Douglas Crimp]  Arts Magazine, November 1980 
Richard Serra, Utopian Constructivist [Donald B. Kuspit] Arts Magazine, November 1980 
Shift [article by Serra, edited by Rosalind Krauss] Arts Magazine, April 1973
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING SERRA    
     
A Minimal Future? Art as Object 1958-1968  The Museum of Contemporary Art, L.A.  2004
Anti-Form [announcement card / no catalogue]  John Gibson Gallery, New York  1968 
Anti-Illusion: Procedures/Materials Whitney Museum 1969
Art by Telephone  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1969 
ArtCite: When Montreal Turns Into a Museum  Musse D'Art Contemporain de Montreal 2001 
Arte de Sistemas  Museo De Arte Moderno / CAYC - Centro de Arte y Communicacion, Buenos Aires 1971
Art in Space: Some Turning Points The Detroit Institute of Arts 1973
A View of a Decade 1967-1977  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1977
Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-1970s  Los Angeles County Museum of Art 2004 
Carnegie International 1985 [Curators: John R. Lane and John Caldwell] The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 1985
Carnegie International 1991 [Curators: Lynne Cooke and Mark Francis] The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 1991
Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today Museum of Modern Art, New York 2008 
Connections: Bridges/Ladders/Ramps/Staircases/Tunnels  Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania  1983 
Construction in Process  37 Pkwn Street, Lodz, Poland  1981 
Contemporary Sculpture. Projects in Munster 1997  Munster, Germany  1997
Content: A Contemporary Focus 1974-1984  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  1984 
Cultural Economies:Histories from the Alternative Arts Movement, NYC  The Drawing Center, New York 1996
Dia: Beacon [Collection Catalogue]  Dia Art Foundation  2003 
Dia Chelsea [periodic exhibition brochures in binder] - '97 - '98 Dia Chelsea, New York  1981- 
Diagrams & Drawings  Rijksmuseum Kroller-Muller, Otterlo  1972
Documenta 5 Kassel, Germany 1972
Documenta 6 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger]  Kassel, Germany  1977 
Documenta 7  Kassel, Germany 1982 
Documenta 8 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger] Kassel   1987
Earth, Air, Fire, Water: Elements of Art Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 1971 
Films by American Artists: One Medium Among Many Art Council of Great Britian - a traveling exhibition of films 1981
557,087 Seattle 1969
Gerry Schum  Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam  1980
Guggenheim International Guggenheim Museum 1971 
Identifications [Fernsehausstellung II / TV Exhibition II- Artscapes] Kunstverein, Hannover / TV Broadcast 1970 
Image World: Art and Media Culture  Whitney Museum for American Art 1989 
July August Exhibition Book Seth Siegelaub 1970 
la Biennale di Venezia 45: Opera Italiana - Transiti - Museo Elettronico Venice, various locations  1993
la Biennale di Venezia 49: Plateau of Humankind  Venice, various locations  2001 
Made by Sculptors Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam 1978
995,000 Vancouver 1970
1967: At the Crossroads  Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia 1987
Op Losse Schroeven (Square Peg in Round Holes) Stedelijk Museum 1969 
Power: Its Myths and Mores in American Art 1961-1991  Indianapolis Museum of Art  1991
Ready to Shoot: Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum / videogalerie schum  Kunsthalle Dusseldorf  2003
Reel Work: Artists' Film and Video of the 1970s  Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami  1996
Rooms P.S.1 P.S. 1 1977
Schemes: A Decade of Installation Drawings Elise Meyer Inc 1981
Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated): Art from 1951 to the Present  Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  2004 
'60 - '80: Attitudes / Concepts / Images Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam 1982
Sonsbeek 71 Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem  1971
Structures for Behavior  Art Gallery of Ontario  1978
The New Sculpture 1965-75: Between Geometry and Gesture The Whitney Museum of American Art 1990
Thinking Print: Books to Billboards, 1980-1995 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1996
Urban Encounters: Art Architecture Audience [listed in 100 sites] ICA, University of Pennsylvania 1980
Video Art Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennyslvania, Philadelphia  1975
When Attitudes Become Form (Bern and London)  Kunsthalle Bern 1969
Whitney Biennial 1979 [John G. Hanhardt, Barbara Haskell, Richard Marshall, Mark Segal and Patterson Sims] Whitney Museum of American Art 1979
Whitney Biennial 1981 [John G. Hanhardt, Barbara Haskell, Richard Marshall, and Patterson Sims] Whitney Museum of American Art 1981
Whitney Biennial 1995 [Klaus Kertess]  Whitney Museum of American Art 1995 
Whitney Biennial 2006 [Elisabeth Sussman, John G. Hanhardt, Thelma Golden, and Lisa Phillips] Whitney Museum of American Art 2006
Whitney Museum Sculpture Annual 1970  Whitney Museum of American Art 1970
Works for New Spaces  Walker Art Center, Minneapolis  1971
Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera 1962-1972  Walker Art Center 2001
     
SELECTED BOOKS INCLUDING SERRA    
Alternative Art New York 1965-1985 The Drawing Center / University of Minnesota Press 2002
Appropiation [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press / Tate Gallery 2009
Art After Conceptual Art MIT Press / Generali Foundation 2006
Art After Modernism: Rethinking Representation  The New Museum of Contemporary Art  1984 
Art and Life Praeger 1971
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 Povera: Earthworks - Impossible Art - Actual Art - Conceptual Art  Praeger 1969
Art Workers: Radical Practice in the Vietnam Era University of California Press 2009
Beyond Recognition: Representation, Power, and Culture University of California Press 1992
Challenging Art: Artforum 1962-1974  Soho Press 2000 
Conceptual Art and the Politics of Publicity  MIT Press  2003 
Dialogues in Public Art  MIT Press 2000
Earthworks: Art and the Landscape of the Sixties  Boettger, Suzaan  2002
5000 Artists Return to Artists Space: 25 Years  Artists Space / D.A.P. Press  1998
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
Great Western Salt Works: essays on the meaning of Post-Formalist art  George Braziller 1974
Idea Art: A Critical Anthology Dutton  1973 
Jack Goldstein and the CalArts Mafia Minneola Press 2003
Land and Environmental Art Phaidon 1998
Land Art Tate Publishing 2006
Minimalism: Art and Polemics in the Sixties Yale University Press  2001 
New Art Rizzoli 1991
New Art in the 60s and 70s: Redefining Reality  Thames and Hudson  2001 
112 Workshop / 112 Greene Street  New York University Press 1981
Okey Dokey Konrad Fischer Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, Koln 2007
One Place After Another: Site-Specific Art and Locational Identity  MIT Press 2004
On the Museum's Ruins  MIT Press 1993
Out of the Box: The Reinvention of Art, 1965-1975  School of Visual Arts  2000 
Overlay: Contemporary Art and the Art of Prehistory  Pantheon  1983 
Performance Anthology: Source Book of California Performance Art Last Gasp Press / Contemporary Arts Press 1989
Postminimalism  Out of London Press  1977 
Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art #2 Dia Art Foundation 2004
Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object.... Praeger  1973 
Surface Tension: Prolematics of Site [Tilted Arc discussed] Errant Bodies Press 2003
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
The New Avant-Garde: Issues for the Art of the Seventies Praeger 1972
Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings  University of California Press 1996 
Video Art Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1976 
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING SERRA     
     
Artforum [Notes on Sculpture Part 4: Beyond Objects by Robert Morris]  April  1969
Artforum [Review of Anti-Illusion: Procedures / Materials September  1969 
Artforum [Documenta 5] October 1972
Art Journal [Richard Serra's "Tilted Arc": Art and Non-Art Issues - Article by Serra]  Winter  1989
Art in America [The Emperor's New Bikini by Hilton Kramer] January-February 1969
Art in America, [Article: Impossible Art] May-June  1969 
Art in America [Report from Italy: Count Panza Divests]  December 1984
Art in America [Tilted Arc Update (also comment on public work by Alan Sonfist)] February 1988
Art in America [Tilted Arc Distroyed - article by Serra] May  1989
Art in America [Moral Rights: First Stage of False Start? by Martha Buskirk] July  1991
Arts Magazine April 1973
Aspen Magazine No. 8 Fall / Winter 1970-1 
Avalanche #08 Avalanche  1973 
Cover #2 Artcover, New York 1980
Cover #3 Artcover, New York 1980
Cover # 4 Artcover, New York 1980-1
Flash Art [The Body as Site]  November-December  1991 
October # 8 [Sculpture in the Extended Field by Rosalind Krauss] Spring 1979
October 10  The MIT Press  1979
On Site 5/6 - On Energy  SITE, Inc., New York 1974
Parkett #  40/41 Parkett  1994 
Sculpture, Vol.21, #8 [interview] October 2002
Sculpture, Vol.27, #9 November 2008
The Print Collector's Newsletter November-December 1991
TriQuarterly # 32 (with cards)  TriQuarterly  1975
     
EXHIBITION REVIEWS     
     
Richard Serra (and Walter de Maria) at Noah Goldowsky  Artforum, April  1968
Richard Serra at the School of Visual Arts and Castelli  Art in America, January-February  1975