Artists and the bureaucratic document

PS620 FlockHouse Shops [20141023]a.pdf

Assignment: I’m interested in examples of artists you like who use some form of “bureaucratic document” as part of a final piece (what is a bureaucratic document?): from Marcel Broodthaers to Mierle Ukeles, so please bring some examples with you to class.  Colby Chamberlain will present his work on fluxes artist George Maciunas.

Please read:

One chapter from Critical Vehicles, Kryzstof Wodiczko: Avant-Garde as Public Art: The Future of a Tradition (1984)


and  – An interview on Alan Sonfist’s Time Landscape

Please listen to this hour-long interview with George Maciunas:

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