Avalanche Newspaper
  • periodical
  • folded broadsheet
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 42.5 x 29 cm.
  • 52 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Avalanche Newspaper

[Jack Smith Cover] / No. 10 (December 1974)

Willoughby Sharp, Liza Béar, Jack Smith, Joel Fisher, Terry Fox, Daniel Buren, Simone Forti, Hans Haacke, Stephen Laubb, Gordon Matta-Clark, Phil Glass Ensemble

Avalanche Newspaper


Issue number ten of the quarterly periodical Avalanche, published Winter 1975. Cover features Jack Smith. "Hans Haacke: Manet/Projekt '74," by Hans Haacke, on the censorship of his work for Project '74; "Daniel Buren: KUNST BLEIBT POLITIK," interview by Liza Béar on his work for Projekt '74; "Simone Forti: Dancing at the Fence," by Simone Forti; "Stephen Laub: Projections," interview by Willoughby Sharp; "Jack Smith: Fear Ritual of Shark Museum 'A Thousand and One Irrational Jingoleanisms of Lucky Landlord Paradise. Cologne Museum Festival of Fear, 1974',"; "Joel Fisher: As Strong as a Spider's Web," interview by Liza Béar; "Terry Fox: Children's Videotapes," interview by Willoughby Sharp and Liza Béar; "Gordon Matta-Clark: Splitting (The Humphrey Street Building)," interview by Liza Béar; "The Phil Glass Ensemble," featuring Kurt Munkasci, Richard Peck, Jon Gibson, Joan La Barbara, Dickie Landry, Bob Telson and Phil Glass interviewed by Willoughby Sharp after the first complete performance of Music in twelve Parts at Town Hall, N.Y. Edited by Liza Béar, published by Center for New Art Activities.


No. 4.7 in "Artists' Magazines : An Alternative Space for Art" by Gwen Allen. Cambridge / London, MA / United Kingdom : The MIT Press, 2011, pp. 105, 242.

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