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David Hammons: Bliz-aard Ball Sale
theory & essays
Filipovic, Elena
Afterall Books
London
North America
160 p.
15.2 x 20.3 cm
CMU 700.8 HAMM 2017
ISBN978-1846381867
2017

On a rug a number of balls formed out of clean white snow are placed very orderly in relation to their size. One of them David Hammons holds in his hand. The others are in front of him displayed for sale on the ground. This performance was staged in 1983 in New York on a corner of Cooper Square amongst other street sellers. Elena Filipovic gathers material documenting this iconic piece, part of an oeuvre that has only recently become well known. She places Hammon’s work, purposefully elusive and hard to grasp, in the context of his critique of questions of race in the United States and in the mechanisms of the Art World.


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Felix Gonzalez-Torres
monograph
Ault, Julie
Steidl
Göttingen
North America
412 p.
21 x 27.3 cm
CMU 700.8 GONZ 2016
ISBN978-3869309217
2016
021
Testo Junkie: Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in thePharmacopornographic Era
Preciado, Paul B.
FEMINIST PRESS, City University of New York
New York
Europe
432 p.
CMU 305 PREC 2017
ISBN978-1558618374
2013

Testo Junkie – Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era – published 2007 in Spanish and French, translated into English in 2013, is an uncompromised document of the nearly year-long self experiment with synthetic testosterones and its lasting effects. The writer and philosopher Paul B. Preciado shares the intimate radical shifts he undergoes while becoming ‘man / male’ and juxtaposes this document of his political performance with an analyses of how concepts of gender in society are shaped by the pharmaceutical and pornography industries. Preciado continues where Michel Foucault left with The History of Sexuality.


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Joan Jonas
exhibition catalogue
Lorz, Julienne Lissoni, Andrea Ribas, João
Hirmer Publishers
Munich
North America, Europe
284 p.
15.2 x 20.32 cm
CMU 700.8 JONA 2018
ISBN978-3777429793
2018
098
David Hammons Is on Our Mind
exhibition catalogue
Huberman, Antony
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts
San Francisco
North America
88 p.
21.5 x 30.2 cm
in process
ISBN978-0984960941
2018
105
We Wanted a Revolution Black Radical Women, 1965–85 New Perspectives
exhibition catalogue
Morris, Catherine Hockley, Rujeko
Brooklyn Museum, Duke University Press
Brooklyn, N. Y.
North America
160 p.
20,3 x 26,5 cm
CMU 707.8 MORR 2018
ISBN978-0872731844
2017