LAURIE SIMMONS

1949, Far Rockaway, New York

F / S / INSTV

ARTISTS' BOOKS
     
In and Around the House: Photographs 1976 - 1979 CEPA 1983
Water Ballet / Family Collision Walker Art Center 1987
EPHEMERA  

 
   
Actual Photos (announcement card) [with Allan McCollum] Nature Morte, East Village, New York  1985
Laurie Simmons: In and Around the House - Photographs 1976-78 [invitation card with image to a book signing at Printed Matter] Printed Matter, New York 2004
     
BOOKS BY OR ABOUT SIMMONS    

Laurie Simmons  ART press  1994 
Laurie Simmons: In and Around the House Photographs 1976 - 78  Hatje Cantz 2003
Laurie Simmons: Photographs 1978/79 Interiors and The Big Figures  Skarstedt Fine Art, New York  2002
Laurie Simmons: Walking Talking Lying (text by Kate Linker) Aperture 2005
     
EXHIBITIONS CURATED     
     
Somatogenics [curated with Sarah Charlesworth and Cindy Sherman] Artists Space, New York 1995
Split Vision [photography exhibition co-curated with Robert Mapplethorpe] Artists Space, New York 1985
     
INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES     
     
Laurie Simmons (with essay by Ronald Jones) Jablonka Galerie, Koln 1989
Laurie Simmons: Color Coordinated Interiors 1983 Skarstedt Gallery and Sperone Westwater, New York 2007
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING SIMMONS    
     
A Decade of New Art: Artists Space  Artists Space, New York 1984
A Forest of Signs: Art in the Crisis of Representation  The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1989
Body Language: Figurative Aspects of Recent Art [curator: Roberta Smith]  Hayden Gallery, MIT University 1981
Devil on the Stairs: Looking Back on the Eighties Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia 1991
Disarming Images: Art for Nuclear Disarmament  The Art Museum Association of America 1984
Disparities & Deformations: Our Grotesque - 5th Site Santa Fe Biennial [Robert Storr] Site Santa Fe, New Mexico  2004 
East Village USA The New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY  2004 
Figures: Forms and Expressions Albright Knox Art Gallery / CEPA / Hallwalls 1981
Image Scavengers: Photography Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania 1983
Image World: Art and Media Culture  Whitney Museum for American Art 1989 
Infotainment (18 Artists from New York) Nature Morte, New York 1985
Louise Lawler / Cindy Sherman / Laurie Simmons Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo 1993
Making Their Mark: Women Artists Move Into The Mainstream 1970-85 Cincinatti Museum of Art  1993 
Media Post Media Scott Hanson Gallery, New York 1988
Public Art  Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta 1985
Remembrances of Things Past  Long Beach Museum of Art, California  1986
Souvenir of Site Seeing: Travel and Tourism in Contemporary Art   Whitney Museum of Americna Art Downtown 1991
The Burbs: The Influence of Suburban Iconography on Pictorial Art [Curators: Peter Drake and John Nickle]  Suburbarama, New York  2003 
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 Desire of the Museum Whitney Museum Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza 1989
The Last Picture Show The Walker Art Center  2003
The Photography of Invention: American Pictures on the 1980s  National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution 1989
The Pictures Generation 1974-1984 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 2009
The Real Big Picture The Queens Museum, New York 1986
35 Artists Return to Artists Space: A Benefit Exhibition   Artists Space, New York 1981
Whitney Biennial 1985 [Richard Armstrong, John G. Hanhardt, Barbara Haskell, Richard Marshall, Lisa Phillips, and Patterson Sims] Whitney Museum of American Art 1985
Whitney Biennial 1991 [Richard Armstrong, John G. Hanhardt, Richard Marshall, and Lisa Phillips] Whitney Museum of American Art 1991
Women of Influence Amerika Haus Berlin 1984
     
SELECTED BOOKS INCLUDING SIMMONS     
     
Appropiation [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press / Tate Gallery 2009
Art After Modernism: Rethinking Representation  The New Museum of Contemporary Art  1984 
Art in the Age of Mass Media Westview Press 1994
But is it Art? The Spirit of Art as Activism  Bay Press  1995 
Fabrications: Staged, Altered, and Appropriated Photographs Abbeville Press, New York 1987
5000 Artists Return to Artists Space: 25 Years  Artists Space / D.A.P. Press  1998
On the Museum's Ruins  MIT Press 1993
Real Life Magazine: Selected Writings and Project s 1979-1994 Primary Information, New York 2006
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING SIMMONS
New Observations # 17 - Science Fiction Issue (editred by Peter Halley New Observations Ltd, New York 1983
Real Life Magazine #4 Real Life 1980
Wedge # 7/8 Wedge  1985