March Recent Acquisitions

Dear Friends & Colleagues,

In no particular order, here is a list of recent acquisitions of books, catalogues, posters, and an original artwork by Ulises Carrion. Please click the images below to review full descriptions.

In addition to the Kabinett fur aktuelle Kunst Bremerhaven posters offered below, we have a choice group of materials made by Juergen Wesseler's intrepid gallery. They can be reviewed with this link.

Our On Kawara catalogue (no. 242) is now ready for distribution. We are sending them to institutions gratis. Please get in touch if you are interested in receiving a copy.

With best wishes,


1. CRANE, Michael & STOFFLET, Mary, editors. Correspondence Art: Source Book for the Network of International Postal Art Activity. Many black & white illus. 522 pp. Thick 8vo, pictorial softcover, title on spine. San Francisco: Contemporary Arts Press, 1984.

2. (KAWARA, On). On Kawara 1952-1956 Tokyo [28 January-15 May 1994]. Color illus. 55 pp. & colophon. 8vo, black pictorial softcover, title on spine. Frankfurt am Main: Museum für Moderne Kunst, 1994.

3. (ALLEN, Roberta). Exhibition card: Roberta Allen: Ascending/Descending Arrows: Define/Indefinite Places (3-27 February 1979). Diagram & details on recto. New York: John Weber Gallery, 1979.

4.  (DARBOVEN, Hanne). Exhibition card: Hanne Darboven (opens 14 November 1970). Printed on one side. Large card. Torino: Galleria Sperone, 1970.

5. (VAN ELK, Ger). bulletin 19: how van elk inflates his left foot with his right one (10 -24 January 1970). Full-bleed black & white illus. [4] pp. Single folded A3 sheet. Amsterdam: Art & Project, 1970.

6. CARRIÓN, Ulises. A signed & stamped collage, torn sheet of graph paper (150 x ca. 110 mm.) pasted to a blank sheet (210 x 148 mm.), both rubber-stamped with the same impression “G……” & “oal” written with blue ink, Carrión’s signature in lower right corner of blank sheet. Amsterdam: ca. 1979.

7.  (WEINER, Lawrence). Poster: WITH A TOUCH OF PINK, WITH A BIT OF VIOLET, WITH A HINT OF GREEN/MIT EINEM HAUCH VON ROSA, MIT EINEM BISSCHEN VIOLETT, MIT EINER SPUR VON GRÜN, ein neues Buch von Lawrence Weiner und dem Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst Bremerhaven, Karlsburg 4 (2 September 1978). Pink paper poster (494 x 483 mm.), silkscreened in red. Bremerhaven: 1978.

8. WEINER, Lawrence. bulletin 10 (1 September 1969). [4] pp. Single folded A3 sheet. Amsterdam: Art & Project, 1969.

9. EPHEMERA. A complete set of Ephemera (nos. 1-12), an important avant-garde journal dedicated to mail art and other forms of marginal communication contributed by a global network of artists, including many from South America. Illus. throughout and several inserts. Between [8] and [16] pp. All ca. 310 x 230 mm., large folded sheets, loose as issued. Amsterdam: 1977-78.

10. ZOLLER, Rahel. Title / タイトル. [24]; [24] pp. Small 8vo (200 x 125 mm.), orig. printed dust-jacket, perfect-bound. London: Self-published, 2020.

11. GEGENVERKEHR AACHEN, ZENTRUM FÜR AKTUELLE KUNST. Fünf junge Deutsche – Bildnerische Raumsituationen. Katalog 2/70: Buthe / Lüpertz / Mields / Päsler / Ullrich (19 February-7 March 1970). Black & white illus. throughout. [13] leaves & ads. Square 4to, pictorial wrappers, staple-bound. Aachen: 1970.

12. OTHER BOOKS AND SO. Dutch Art Fair ‘77, Other Books and So presents Four Language Performances, 5 April 1977, 19.30 hrs. Rubber-stamped illus. on first leaf. [6] mimeographed leaves, printed on rectos only. 4to, staple-bound. Amsterdam: 1977.

13. (RICHTER, Gerhard). Poster: Gerhard Richter: ›Parkstück‹ Im Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst (24 June-22 July 1973). Square paper poster (502 x 482 mm.), silk-screened in green. Bremerhaven: Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst Bremerhaven, 1973.

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