LAWRENCE WEINER

1940, Bronx, New York - Lives and works in New York

ARTISTS' BOOKS / CATALOGUES + MULTIPLES

 
   
Altered to Suit / Passend Gemacht  krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld  1988 
A Parable Die Gabe / Olaf Nicolai 1993
A Primer  Documenta 5, Kassel  1972 
Afloat [pen - 500, initialed and #ed] Massimo de Carlo, Milan 1992
Art & Project Bulletin # 010 art & project 1969
Art & Project Bulletin # 053 art & project 1972
Art & Project Bulletin # 054  art & project  1972
Art & Project Bulletin # 072 art & project 1973
Art & Project Bulletin #113 art & project 1979
A Natural Water Course Diverted Reduced of Displaced (public domain) 2001
AND/OR: GREEN AS WELL AS BLUE AS WELL AS RED Jack Wendler, London 1972
Collection Public Freehold l'ancien college des Jesuites 2003
Deep Blue Sky Light Blue Sky onestar press 2003
Displacement Dia Center for the Arts, New York 1991
Do It Yourself Kit [with LeWitt and Diamond] IC Editions 1993
Factors in the Scope of Distance Moved Pictures 1984 
5 Elements 2 Times Galerie Dorothea van der Koelen, Mainz 1999
How To Touch What Powerhouse Books 2000
In Relation to Probable Use Renaissance Society 1978
Lawrence Weiner / Frank Perrin: Rencontres 7  Almine Rech Editions, Paris  2002 
Pertaining to a Structure - Text by Lawrence Weiner / Photographs by Buren Robert Self Publications  1977 
Regarding Inscriptions (of a Sort) Moved Pictures 1978
Relative to Hanging Edition After Hand, Ringkobing 1975 
Statements Seth Siegelaub 1968
10 Works  Yvon Lambert, Paris  1971
The Metaphor Problem Again ink-tree & mai 36 1999
Tracce / Traces  Sperone editore, Torino  1970
Various Manners with Various Things  ICA New Gallery, London  1976
Works Anatol AV, Hamburg 1977
     
BOOKS BY OR ABOUT WEINER     
     
Having Been Said: Writings & Interviews of Lawrence Weiner 1968 - 2003 Hatje Cantz  2004 
Lawrence Weiner Books 1968-1989 - Catalogue Raisonne Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig 1989 
     
 FILMS / VIDEOS  

 
   
Altered to Suit Moved Pictures Production 1979
Plowmans Lunch Moved Pictures Production  1982
     
RECORDINGS   

 
   
 7 / A ( ) C Yvon Lambert 1972
Nothing to Lose Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 1976
     
POSTERS AND EPHEMERA

Altered to Suit: A Film by Lawrence Weiner [announcement post card]  Castelli/Sonnabend Tapes and Films  1979
Altered to Suit: A Film of Lawrence Weiner [mid-size poster with two images and info] Moved Pictures NYC 1979
Lawrence Weiner: Identifications [individual artist exhibition post card] Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum, Hannover 1970
Lawrence Weiner - 6 post cards  I. igrec graphics  1994
Learn to Read Art  / Printed Matter Books by Artists [pin - first edition] Printed Matter  1984
(often found) within the context of effectiveness: from major to minor / from small to large [street poster] Claire L. Copley, Los Angeles 1974 
Plowmans Lunch [poster] De Appel, Amsterdam 1982
Post Card to Rudi Fuchs updating him on a work included in an exhibition at Claire Copley Gallery in January1977: cat.# 439 BACK TO BACK... Lawrence Weiner 1977
Still from Plowmans Lunch, 1982 [post card]  Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 1982
The Artist May Construct... (stencil in French and English - A Box of Wood...) Centre National d'Art Contemporain de Grenoble 1987
Water under the Bridge [announcement card] Leo Castelli Gallery 1986
With Relation To The Various Manners of Use:... [announcement card with text on both sides - see catalogue below] Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 1976
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS     
     
Dokumente zur Aktuellen Kunst 1967 -1970 [materials from the archives of Harald Szeemann]  Kunstkreis AG Luzern 1972
Projects Class (12 artists / 12 cards - submitted to class)  Nova Scotia College of Art and Design  1969
The Museum of Drawers Kunsthaus Zurich 1978
     
INTERVIEWS WITH WEINER     
     
A conversation with Lawrence Weiner by Robert C. Morgan Real Life Magazine: Selected Writings and Project s 1979-1994 2006
     
 INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUE    
     
Lawrence Weiner: A Selection of Works with Commentary by R.H. Fuchs Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 1976
Lawrence Weiner: As Far As The Eye Can See 1960-2007 MoCA, Los Angeles / Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 2007
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING WEINER
Actualite d'un Bilan  Yvon Lambert, Paris  1972
A Forest of Signs: Art in the Crisis of Representation [not in exhibition but mentioned in catalogue essay by Anne Rorimer: Photography - Language - Context: Prellude to the 1980s] The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1989
A Minimal Future? Art as Object 1958-1968  The Museum of Contemporary Art, L.A.  2004
Arte de Sistemas  Museo De Arte Moderno / CAYC - Centro de Arte y Communicacion, Buenos Aires 1971
ARS 95: Private/Public [Curator: Maria Hirvi] Museum of Contemporary Art, Finnish National Museum, Helsinki  1995
A Sound Selection:Audio Works by Artists [with artist statements] Artists Space, New York 1980 
A View of a Decade 1967-1977  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1977
Behind the Facts: Interfunktionen 1968-1975 Fundacio Jan Miro, Barcelona 2004 
Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-1970s  Los Angeles County Museum of Art 2004 
Beyond Preconceptions: The Sixties Experiment  Independent Curators International, NY  2000 
City Projects - Prague The British Council Prague 1996
Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today Museum of Modern Art, New York 2008 
Concept </> Decoratif: Anti-Formalist Art of the 70s Nahan Contemporary, New York  1990
Conception, Conceptual Documents 1960-1990 Norwich Gallery, Norwich School of Art and Design, U.K. 2001
Conceptual Art Conceptual Aspects The New York Cultural Center 1970
Conceptual Art: The NSCAD Connection 1967-1973 The Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design 1994
Contemporary Sculpture. Projects in Munster 1997  Munster, Germany  1997
Content: A Contemporary Focus 1974-1984  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  1984 
Deconstruct / Reconstruct  John Gibson Gallery, New York 1986
Deurle 11/7/73 (ed. 250) La Cambre, Brussels 1973
Dia: Beacon [Collection Catalogue]  Dia Art Foundation  2003 
Dia Chelsea [periodic exhibition brochures in binder] - '91 - '92 Dia Chelsea, New York  1981- 
Documenta 5 Kassel, Germany 1972
Documenta 6 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger]  Kassel, Germany  1977 
Documenta 7  Kassel, Germany 1982 
Do It  Independent Curators, Inc., New York 1997
Duration Piece #8 Global  Douglas Huebler  1973 
Early Work [Curators: Lynn Gumpert, Ned Rifkin, and Marcia Tucker] The New Museum of Contemporary Art , New York 1982
18'6" x 6'9" x 11'21/2" x 47' x 11 3/16" x 29'8 1/2" x 31' 9 3/16 [poster] San Francisco Art Institute 1969
18 Paris IV.70 Seth Siegelaub 1970
557,087 Seattle 1969
Focus 2: Minimal Art, Concept Art, Land Art and Arte Povera [brochure] Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig  2004
From the Collection of Sol LeWitt  Independent Curators  1985
Gerry Schum  Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam  1980
Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s Queens Museum of Art  1999
Guggenheim International Exhibition 1971 Guggenheim Museum 1971
Idea and Image in Recent Art The Art Institute of Chicago 1974
Identifications [Fernsehausstellung II / TV Exhibition II- Artscapes] Kunstverein, Hannover / TV Broadcast 1970 
In & Out of Amsterdam: Travels in Conceptual Art, 1960-1976 The Museum of Modern Art, New York 2009
In another moment / at the moment Gallery SKG, Belgrade 1971
Information MoMA, NY 1970
Inquires: Language in Art Art Museum of Ontatio 1990
Istanbul Biennial # 4  Istanbul  1995 
January 5 - 31, 1969 Seth Siegelaub 1969
July - August - September 1969 Seth Siegelaub 1969
July / August Exhibition Book Studio International 1970
Knowledge: Aspects of Conceptual Art  University Art Museum, Santa Barbara  2002 
Konzeption - Conception: Documentation of today's art tendencies Westdeutscher Verlag 1969
"Konzept" - Kunst  Kunstmuseum, Basel 1972
Laboratorium Antwerpen Open  1999 
Leaving Tracks: Artrenspennine 98  Various locations, England 1998
Magiciens de la Terre  Musee National d'Art Moderne Centre Georges Pompidou  1989
Marcel Broodthaers: Correspondances  Galerie Hauser & Wirth, Zurich and David Zwirner, New York  1995 
Messages: Words and Images  Freedman Gallery, Albright College 1981
955,000 Vancouver Art Gallery 1970
One Month: March, 1969 Seth Siegelaub 1969
Op Losse Schroeven (Square peg in round holesÉ) Stedelijk Museum 1969
Perverted by Language  Hillword Art Gallery, New York 1987 
Prospect 69  Kunsthalle Dusseldorf  1969 
Publication  David Lamelas  1970
Ready to Shoot: Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum / videogalerie schum  Kunsthalle Dusseldorf  2003
Reconsidering the Object of Art: 1965-1975  The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1995
Reel Work: Artists' Film and Video of the 1970s  Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami  1996
Rhetorical Image The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York  1990 
Robert Barry, Victor Burgin, Hamish Fulton, Gilbert & George, Hans Haacke, John Hilliard, Kosuth/Charlesworth, David Tremlett, Lawrence Weiner  Fruit Market Gallery, Edinburgh  1976 
Rooms P.S.1 P.S.1 1977
Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated): Art from 1951 to the Present  Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  2004 
'60 - '80: Attitudes / Concepts / Images Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam 1982
Sniper's Nest: Art That Has Lived with Lucy R. Lippard  Center for Curitorial Studies, Bard College 1996
Software: Information Technology: Its New Meaning for Art The Jewish Museum 1970
Sonsbeek 71 Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem  1971
Sonsbeek 93  Arnhem, The Netherlands 1993 
Temporarily Possessed: The Semi-Permanent Collection The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York 1995
The Art of Eastern Europe in Dialogue with the West  Moderna galerija Ljubljana 2000 
The Big Show / Healing  NICC, Antwerp  2001
The Political Arm  John Weber Gallery / Washington University Gallery of Art 1991
The Snow Show [book documenting the exhibition in Finland, 2004] Thames & Hudson  2005
The Xerox Book  Seth Siegelaub / John Wendler 1968
Thinking Print: Books to Billboards, 1980-1995 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1996
When Attitudes Become Form (Bern and London) ICA, London 1969
Whitney Biennial 1995 [Klaus Kertess]  Whitney Museum of American Art 1995 
Wide White Space 1966-1976 Behind the Museum  Palis des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles 1995
Word as Image: American Art 1960-1990  Milwaukee Art Museum 1990
Word Works

Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, California

1974
     
SELECTED  BOOKS INCLUDING WEINER    
     
Appropiation [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press / Tate Gallery 2009
Art After Conceptual Art MIT Press / Generali Foundation 2006
Art and Artifact: The Museum as Medium  Thames & Hudson 2001
Art Recollections:Artists' Interviews and Statements in the Nineties Danilo Montanari & Exit & Zona Archives Editori 1997
Artists Talk: 1969-1977 NSCAD, Nova Scotia 2004
Art Povera: Eartheworks/Impossible Art/Actual Art/ Conceptual Art Germano Celant 1969
Challenging Art: Artforum 1962-1974  Soho Press 2000 
Changing: Essays in Art Criticism [Lucy Lippard]  E. P. Dutton & Co. 1971
Conceptual Art Dutton 1972
Conceptual Art  Phaidon 1998
Conceptual Art: A Critical Anthology  MIT Press  1999
Conceptual Art and the Politics of Publicity  MIT Press  2003 
Conceptuallism in Latin American Art: Didactics of Liberation University of Texas Press  2007
Fantastic Architecture  Something Else Press  1969
5000 Artists Return to Artists Space: 25 Years  Artists Space / D.A.P. Press  1998
From Margin to Center: The Spaces of Installation Art  MIT Press  1999
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
Hans Ulrich-Obrist Interviews Charta  2003
Idea Art: A Critical Anthology Dutton  1973 
Jack Goldstein and the CalArts Mafia Minneola Press 2003
New Art Rizzoli 1991
New Art in the 60s and 70s: Redefining Reality  Thames and Hudson  2001 
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 Beaten Tack: tourism, art, and culture  The New Press, New York 1999
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 
Real Life Magazine: Selected Writings and Project s 1979-1994  Primary Information, New York 2006
Recording Conceptual Art  [interviews originally carried out by Norvell in 1969] University of California Press 2001 
Rewriting Conceptual Art Reaktion Books [Critical Views], London 1999
Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art #1 Dia Art Foundation 1996
Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object.... Praeger  1973 
Surface Tension: Prolematics of Site Errant Bodies Press 2003
The Context of Art / The Art of Context  Navado Press, Trieste  2004
The Contingent Object of Contemporary Art  MIT Press  2003 
The Everyday [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press and Whitechapel Gallery 2008
Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings  University of California Press 1996 
Words To Be Looked At: Language in 1960s Art MIT Press 2007
     
SELECTED PERIODICALS INCLUDING WEINER    
     
Artforum [Real Time Systems] September 1969
Art in America [Included in article: Impossible Art] May-June  1969 
Art in America [Between Signs]  October  1979 
Art in America [The Peripatetic Artist: 14 Statements]  July 1989 
Art International [Letter from Holland (including: discussion of Square Peg in Round Holes and When Attitudes Become Form] May 20 1969 
Art Journal [Notes from Art] Summer  1982 
Art Journal [From Gaget Video to Agit Video: Some Notes on Four Recent Video Works [Benjamin Buchloh] [and in Chronology] Fall  1985
Art-Language: The Journal of Conceptual Art Vol.1 #1 Art-Language 1969
Avalanche #04 Avalanche 1972
Gnome Baker II & III [OUTSIDE OF A PRIMARY CONCERN] Gnome Baker Magazine Inc., New York 1978
Interfunktionen #11 Interfunktionen  1974 
kunst & museumjournall, volume 7, number 1,2,3 [the last issue] Foundation Internationaal Kunst - en Museumtijdschrift, The Netherlands 1996
Parkett # 22  Parkett  1989
Parkett #42  Parkett 1994 
Studio International [Groups by Lucy Lippard]  March  1970
Studio International Vol. 195 No. 990 - Special Issue: Art Galleries & Alternative Spaces Studio International 1980
TriQuarterly #32 Charles Newman  1975
Vision #3 - New York City Crown Point Press 1976
Vision #5 - Artists' Photographs Crown Point Press  1982 
Whitte de With - Cahier #1  [cover by Weiner] Witte de With center for contemporary art, Rotterdam 1993
0 to 9 Number 6 Acconci and Mayer, reprint 2006, July 1969
     
EXHIBITION REVIEWS     
     
Lawrence Weiner at Castelli Art in America, March-April 1975 
Lawrence Weiner at Samangallery, Genoa Artforum, February  1980
Lawrence Weiner at Dia Center for the Arts Flash Art, October  1991