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[[Image:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.jpg|thumb|258px|Young (ed.), ''An Anthology'', 1963, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2138 Log], [[Media:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
[[Image:Maciunas_George_ed_Flux_Year_Box_2.jpg|thumb|258px|Maciunas (ed.), ''Flux Year Box 2'', 1965-68, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=10222 Log], [[Media:Maciunas_George_ed_Flux_Year_Box_2.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
[[Image:Maciunas_George_ed_Flux_Year_Box_2.jpg|thumb|258px|Maciunas (ed.), ''Flux Year Box 2'', 1965-68, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=10222 Log], [[Media:Maciunas_George_ed_Flux_Year_Box_2.pdf|PDF]].]]
[[Image:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.jpg|thumb|258px|La Monte Young, Mac Law (eds.), ''An Anthology of Chance Operations'', 1963, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2138 Log], [[Media:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.pdf|PDF]].]]
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[[Image:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery_.jpg|thumb|258px|Brecht, ''Chance-Imagery'', 1966, [[Media:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery.pdf|PDF]].]]
[[Image:Robert_Filliou_Teaching_and_Learning_as_Performing_Arts.jpg|thumb|258px|Filliou, et al., ''Teaching and Learning as Performing Arts'', 1970, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8055 Log].]]
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[[Image:Manifestos_A_Great_Bear_Pamphlet.jpg|thumb|258px|''Manifestos'', 1966/2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/manifestos.pdf PDF].]]
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[[Image:Robert_Filliou_Teaching_and_Learning_as_Performing_Arts.jpg|thumb|258px|Filliou, et al., ''Teaching and Learning as Performing Arts'', 1970, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8055 Log], [[Media:Robert_Filliou_Teaching_and_Learning_as_Performing_Arts.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
[[Image:Vostell_Wolf_Higgins_Dick_eds_Fantastic_Architecture.jpg|thumb|258px|Vostell, Higgins (eds.), ''Fantastic Architecture'', 1971, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=11326 Log], [[Media:Vostell_Wolf_Higgins_Dick_eds_Fantastic_Architecture.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
[[Image:Vostell_Wolf_Higgins_Dick_eds_Fantastic_Architecture.jpg|thumb|258px|Vostell, Higgins (eds.), ''Fantastic Architecture'', 1971, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=11326 Log], [[Media:Vostell_Wolf_Higgins_Dick_eds_Fantastic_Architecture.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
==Works==
 
==Works==
===Objects===
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===Objects, artists' books===
 
* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=10222 Flux Year Box 2]'', 1965-68.
 
* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=10222 Flux Year Box 2]'', 1965-68.
 
* Ben Vautier, ''[[Media:Vautier_Ben_Fluxbox_Containing_God.pdf|Fluxbox Containing God]]'', c1966.
 
* Ben Vautier, ''[[Media:Vautier_Ben_Fluxbox_Containing_God.pdf|Fluxbox Containing God]]'', c1966.
 
* Daniel Spoerri, Roland Topor, Robert Filliou, ''[[Media:Filliou_Spoerri_Topor_Monsters_are_Inoffensive.pdf|Monsters are Inoffensive]]'', 1968. Postcard set. [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/fluxus/id/1946]
 
* Daniel Spoerri, Roland Topor, Robert Filliou, ''[[Media:Filliou_Spoerri_Topor_Monsters_are_Inoffensive.pdf|Monsters are Inoffensive]]'', 1968. Postcard set. [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/fluxus/id/1946]
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* Shiomi Mieko, ''Spatial Poems'', Osaka, 1975. [http://211.116.138.53/tulip/dl_image3/IMG/11//000000057346/SERVICE/000000057346_01.PDF] [http://post.at.moma.org/content_items/195-spatial-poems-by-shiomi-mieko] [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/114]
  
 
; Resources
 
; Resources
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* [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/search/collection/fluxus/searchterm/Fluxus/mode/exact Fluxus West Digital Collection] at Iowa Digital Library
 
* [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/search/collection/fluxus/searchterm/Fluxus/mode/exact Fluxus West Digital Collection] at Iowa Digital Library
 
* [http://callimachus.org/cdm/search/searchterm/Fluxus Fluxus works] at California Institute of the Arts' Artists' Book Collection
 
* [http://callimachus.org/cdm/search/searchterm/Fluxus Fluxus works] at California Institute of the Arts' Artists' Book Collection
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===Event scores===
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* La Monte Young (ed.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2138 An Anthology]'', New York: La Monte Young and Jackson Mac Law, 1963; 2nd ed., New York: H. Friedrich, 1970.
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* Alison Knowles, Annea Lockwood (eds.), ''Women's Work'', New York: Alison Knowles and Anna Lockwood, 1975. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/116]
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* Ken Friedman, Owen Smith, Lauren Sawchyn (eds.), ''[[Media:Friedman_Smith_Sawchyn_eds_The_Fluxus_Performance_Workbook.pdf|The Fluxus Performance Workbook]]'', new ed., Performance Research, 2002, 117 pp.
  
 
===Writings===
 
===Writings===
* La Monte Young, Jackson Mac Law (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2138 An Anthology of Chance Operations]'', self-published, 1963; 2nd ed., New York: H. Friedrich, 1970.
 
* Dick Higgins, ''[http://www.ubu.com/historical/higgins/index.html A Book About Love & War & Death Canto One]'', Great Bear Pamphlet, Something Else Press, 1965.
 
 
* Robert Filliou, et al., ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8055 Teaching and Learning as Performing Arts / Lehren und Lernen als Auffuehrungskuenste]'', Cologne and New York: König, 1970, 236 pp. {{en}}/{{de}}
 
* Robert Filliou, et al., ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8055 Teaching and Learning as Performing Arts / Lehren und Lernen als Auffuehrungskuenste]'', Cologne and New York: König, 1970, 236 pp. {{en}}/{{de}}
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* Alison Knowles, ''Journal of the Identical Lunch'', San Francisco: Nova Broadcast Press, 1971. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/106]
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; Newsletters
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* ''News-Policy-Letter'', 7 numbers, ed. George Maciunas, Wiesbaden: Fluxus (1-4), Ehlhalten: Fluxus (5-7), 1962-63.
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* ''[http://www.primaryinformation.org/something-else-press-newsletters-1966-83/ Something Else Press Newsletters]'', ed. Dick Higgins, New York: Something Else Press, 1966-73 & 1983.
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; Something Else Press (incl. Great Bear Pamphlets) [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/]
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''Selection according to Friedman & Owen's [http://umintermediai501.blogspot.com/2008/01/fluxus-bibliography-ken-friedman-and.html Fluxus bibliography].''
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* Dick Higgins, ''Jefferson’s Birthday/Postface'', 2 vols., New York: Something Else Press, 1964, 271+89 pp. [http://www.passagesbookshop.com/catalogue-zero/jeffersons-birthday-postface] [http://www.specificobject.com/objects/info.cfm?object_id=6932] [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/105]
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* Philip Corner, Alison Knowles, Benjamin Patterson, Tomas Schmit, ''The Four Suits'', New York: Something Else Press, 1965. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/92]
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* Robert Filliou, ''Ample Food for Stupid Thought'', New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
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* Al Hansen, ''A Primer of Happenings and Time/Space Art'', New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
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* Ray Johnson, ''The Paper Snake'', New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
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* Knowles, Alison, ''By Alison Knowles'', Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1965; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/knowles_by.pdf PDF].
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* George Brecht, ''[[Media:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery.pdf|Chance-Imagery]]'', Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/brecht_chance.pdf PDF].
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* ''Manifestos'', Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/manifestos.pdf PDF].
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* Jackson Mac Low, ''The Twin Plays'', Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/maclow_twin.pdf PDF].
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* Daniel Spoerri, ''An Anecdoted Topography of Chance'', ed. & annot. Emmett Williams, New York: Something Else Press, 1966.
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* Wolf Vostell, ''[[Media:Vostell_Wolf_Berlin_and_Phenomena.pdf|Berlin and Phenomena]]'', trans. Laura P. Williams, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/vostell_berlin.pdf PDF].
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* George Brecht, Robert Filliou, ''Games at the Cedilla, or the Cedilla Takes Off'', New York: Something Else Press, 1967. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/98]
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* Robert Filliou, ''[[Media:Filliou_Robert_A_Filliou_Sampler.pdf|A Filliou Sampler]]'', Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1967, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/filliou_sampler.pdf PDF].
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* Juan Hidalgo, ''A Zaj Sampler'', trans. Peter Besas, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1967; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/zaj_sampler.pdf PDF].
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* Bengt af Klintberg, ''The Cursive Scandinavian Salve'', A Great Bear Pamphlet, New York: Something Else Press, 1967; UbuClassics, 2004, [http://www.ubu.com/historical/gb/klintberg_cursive.pdf PDF].
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* Emmett Williams (ed.), ''An Anthology of Concrete Poetry'', New York: Something Else Press, 1967
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* Dick Higgins, ''foew&ombwhnw: A Grammar of the Mind and a Phenomenology of Love and a Science of the Arts As Seen by a Stalker of the Wild Mushroom'', New York: Something Else Press, 1968.
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* John Cage (ed.), ''Notations'', New York: Something Else Press, 1969.
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* Dick Higgins, ''foew&ombwhnw'', New York: Something Else Press, 1969.
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* Jackson Mac Low, ''Stanzas for Iris Lezak'', Barton, VT: Something Else Press, 1971.
 
* Wolf Vostell, Dick Higgins (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=11326 Fantastic Architecture]'', New York: Something Else Press, 1971.
 
* Wolf Vostell, Dick Higgins (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=11326 Fantastic Architecture]'', New York: Something Else Press, 1971.
* Friedman, Smith, Sawchyn (eds.), ''[[Media:Friedman_Smith_Sawchyn_eds_The_Fluxus_Performance_Workbook.pdf|The Fluxus Performance Workbook]]'', 2002.
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* Richard Kostelanetz (ed.), ''Breakthrough Fictioneers'', Barton, VT and Berlin: Something Else Press, 1972.
 
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* Geoff Hendricks, ''Ring Piece'', Barton, VT: Something Else Press, 1973.
; Lists and bibliographies
 
* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=294 "A List of Selected Fluxus Art Works and Related Primary Source Materials"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 283-295.
 
* [http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2010/womeninflux/ Experimental Women in Flux: Selective Reading in the Silverman Reference Library], 2010.  
 
  
 
===Film===
 
===Film===
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* ''[http://www.ubu.com/sound/fluxus_anthology_2006.html Fluxus Anthology]'', mIEKAL aND, 2006. A collection of music and sound events assembled by Walter Cianciusi for Fluxlist.
 
* ''[http://www.ubu.com/sound/fluxus_anthology_2006.html Fluxus Anthology]'', mIEKAL aND, 2006. A collection of music and sound events assembled by Walter Cianciusi for Fluxlist.
 
* ''[http://www.ubu.com/sound/fluxus.html Fluxus Anthology]'', undated.
 
* ''[http://www.ubu.com/sound/fluxus.html Fluxus Anthology]'', undated.
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[[Image:Fluxus_Virus_1962-1992.jpg|thumb|258px|''Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992'', 1992, [[Media:Fluxus_Virus_1962-1992.pdf|PDF]]. (DE/EN)]]
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[[Image:Fluxus_Eine_lange_Geschichte_mit_vielen_Knoten_Fluxus_in_Deutschland_1962-1994.jpg|thumb|258px|''Fluxus. Eine lange Geschichte mit vielen Knoten. Fluxus in Deutschland 1962–1994'', 1995, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=12772 Log], [[Media:Fluxus_Eine_lange_Geschichte_mit_vielen_Knoten_Fluxus_in_Deutschland_1962-1994.pdf|PDF]]. (DE/[http://is.muni.cz/el/1421/podzim2007/IM027/um/fluxus-dlouhy-pribeh.pdf CZ])]]
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==Catalogues==
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* ''Happening & Fluxus: Materialien'', ed. H. Sohm, Cologne: Kölnischer Kunstverein, 1970. {{de}} [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/100]
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* ''Fluxus etc.'', ed. John Hendricks, Bloomfield Hills, MI: Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, and Detroit, MI: Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection, 1981. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/78] ''Addenda I'', 1983. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/79] ''Addenda II'', 1983. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/80]
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* ''[[Media:Fluxus_Virus_1962-1992.pdf|Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992]]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Cologne: Galerie Schüppenhauer, 1992, 399 pp. {{de}}/{{en}} [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27719123] [http://intermedia.umbc.edu/html/DH001-3.html]
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* ''In the Spirit of Fluxus'', eds. Elizabeth Armstrong, Janet Jenkins, and Joan Rothfuss, Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center, 1993. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/102]
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* ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=12772 Fluxus. Eine lange Geschichte mit vielen Knoten. Fluxus in Deutschland 1962–1994]'', 2 vols., eds. René Block and Gabriele Knapstein, Stuttgart: Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, 1995, 100+266 pp. {{de}}
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** ''[http://is.muni.cz/el/1421/podzim2007/IM027/um/fluxus-dlouhy-pribeh.pdf Dlouhý příběh s mnoha uzly. Fluxus v Německu 1962-1994: texty]'', trans. Jiří Strážnický and Jan Mattuš, Ostfildern-Ruit bei Stuttgart: Hatje Cantz, 73 pp. {{cz}}
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* ''[http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/atca/subjugated/cover.htm Alternative Traditions in the Contemporary Arts: Subjugated Knowledges and the Balance of Power]'', ed. Estera Milman, University of Iowa Museum of Art, 1999, 111 pp. With contributions by Ken Friedman, Stephen Perkins, and Owen Smith.
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* ''Off Limits: Rutgers University and the Avant-Garde, 1957–1963'', ed. Joan Marter, New Jersey: Newark Museum and Rutgers University Press, 1999. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/111]
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* ''Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University, 1958-1972'', ed. Geoffrey Hendricks, Rutgers University Press, 2002. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/86]
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* ''Maciunas' Learning Machines: From Art History to a Chronology of Fluxus'', ed. Astrit Schmidt-Burkhardt, Berlin: Vice Versa, 2003. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/120]
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* ''Fluxus—Art into Life'', eds. Nobuko Akita, Yoko Hayami, and Midori Yoshimoto, Saitama, Japan: Urawa Bijutsukan, 2004. {{jp}}/{{en}} [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/93]
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* ''Fluxus East: Fluxus-Netzwerke in Mittelosteuropa / Fluxus East: Fluxus Networks in Central Eastern Europe'', ed. Petra Stegmann, Berlin: Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien, 2007, 288 pp. {{de}}/{{en}} [http://www.fluxus-east.eu/?item=exhib&sub=catalog&lang=en] [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/94]
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* ''Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life'', ed. Jacquelynn Baas, Hood Museum of Art, and University of Chicago Press, 2011.
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* ''Fluxus at 50'', eds. Alexander Klar, Stefan Fricke, and Sarah Maske, Bielefeld: Kerber, 2012. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/122]
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* ''The Lunatics Are on the Loose: European Fluxus Festivals 1962-1977'', ed. Petra Stegmann, Potsdam: Down With Art!, 2013. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/109]
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==Exhibitions==
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''Selection of gallery exhibitions with an online presence. For more see'' [[#Catalogues|Catalogues]] ''section above.''
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* [http://www.fluxus-east.eu Fluxus East: Fluxus Networks in Central Eastern Europe], Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Sep-Nov 2007; Vilnius, 2007; Krakow, 2008; Budapest, 2008; Tallinn, 2008; Copenhagen, 2009; Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden/Oslo, Oct 2010-Feb 2011.
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* [http://www.nyu.edu/greyart/exhibits/fluxus/ Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life], Grey Art Gallery, New York University, Sep-Dec 2011.
  
 
==Literature==
 
==Literature==
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* Ken Friedman, ''[[Media:Friedman_Ken_Chronology_of_Fluxus_West_1966-1970.pdf|Chronology of Fluxus West, 1966-1970]]'', 1970, 9 pp.
 
* Ken Friedman, ''[[Media:Friedman_Ken_Chronology_of_Fluxus_West_1966-1970.pdf|Chronology of Fluxus West, 1966-1970]]'', 1970, 9 pp.
 
* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=268 "Fluxus Chronology: Key Moments and Events"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 257-282.
 
* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=268 "Fluxus Chronology: Key Moments and Events"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 257-282.
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* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/ArtIntoLife_Chronology.pdf "Chronology"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
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* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/LifeIntoArt_Event_Map.png "Fluxus Event Map, 1958-1978"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
  
 
[[Image:Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.jpg|thumb|258px|Ken Friedman (ed.), ''The Fluxus Reader'', 1998, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 Log], [[Media:Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf|PDF]], [http://hdl.handle.net/1959.3/42234 PDFs].]]
 
[[Image:Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.jpg|thumb|258px|Ken Friedman (ed.), ''The Fluxus Reader'', 1998, [http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 Log], [[Media:Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf|PDF]], [http://hdl.handle.net/1959.3/42234 PDFs].]]
 
===Art history and theory===
 
===Art history and theory===
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; Books
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* Hannah Higgins, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2594 Fluxus Experience]'', University of California Press, 2002, 259 pp.
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* Shiomi Mieko, ''Furukusasu towa nanika: Nichijo to ato o musubitsuketa hitobito'' [What Is Fluxus? The People Who Connected Art and the Everyday], Tokyo: Firumuātosha, 2005. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/115] {{jp}}
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* Ken Friedman (ed.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', Academy Editions, 1998, 309 pp.
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* Owen F. Smith, ''Fluxus: The History Of An Attitude'', San Diego State University Press, 1998, 336 pp. [http://www.thing.net/~grist/ld/smith-fl.htm Chapter 1]. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/97]
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* Chris Thompson, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8678 Felt: Fluxus, Joseph Beuys, and the Dalai Lama]'', University of Minnesota Press, 2011, 319 pp.
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; Journal issues
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* ''Visible Language'' 26(1-2), "Fluxus: A Conceptual Country", ed. Estera Milman, Winter/Spring 1992, 246 pp. [http://visiblelanguagejournal.com/web/issues/issue/fluxus_a_conceptual_country]
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* ''Performance Research'' 7(3): "On Fluxus", Sep 2002.
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; Articles
 
* Ken Friedman, [http://images.rayjohnsonestate.com/www_rayjohnsonestate_com/flue.pdf "Mail Art History" The Fluxus Factor"], ''Flue'' 4:3-4 (Winter 1984), pp 18-24.
 
* Ken Friedman, [http://images.rayjohnsonestate.com/www_rayjohnsonestate_com/flue.pdf "Mail Art History" The Fluxus Factor"], ''Flue'' 4:3-4 (Winter 1984), pp 18-24.
 
* Peter Frank, [http://www.thecentreofattention.org/exhibitions/Peterfrank.doc "Ken Friedman: The Fluxus Years"], Helsinki: Oy Wärtsilä Ab Arabia, 1987.
 
* Peter Frank, [http://www.thecentreofattention.org/exhibitions/Peterfrank.doc "Ken Friedman: The Fluxus Years"], Helsinki: Oy Wärtsilä Ab Arabia, 1987.
* Estera Milman (ed.), ''Visible Language'' 26(1-2), "Fluxus: A Conceptual Country", Winter/Spring 1992, 246 pp. [http://visiblelanguagejournal.com/web/issues/issue/fluxus_a_conceptual_country]
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* Ken Friedman, [http://researchbank.swinburne.edu.au/vital/access/manager/Repository/swin:13700 "History, Historiography, Historicism, Legacy"], ''Visible Language'' 39:3 (2005), pp 308-317.
* René Block, Gabriele Knapstein (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=12772 Fluxus. Eine lange Geschichte mit vielen Knoten. Fluxus in Deutschland 1962–1994]'', 2 vols., Stuttgart: Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, 1995, 100+266 pp. {{de}}
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* Ken Friedman, [http://researchbank.swinburne.edu.au/vital/access/manager/Repository/swin:13697 "The Literature of Fluxus"], ''Visible Language'' 40:1 (2006), pp 90-112.
* Ken Friedman (ed.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', Academy Editions, 1998, 309 pp.
 
* Estera Milman, ''[http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/atca/subjugated/cover.htm Alternative Traditions in the Contemporary Arts: Subjugated Knowledges and the Balance of Power]'', University of Iowa Museum of Art, 1999, 111 pp. With contributions by Ken Friedman, Stephen Perkins, and Owen Smith.
 
* Hannah Higgins, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2594 Fluxus Experience]'', University of California Press, 2002, 259 pp.
 
 
* Ken Friedman, [http://academia.edu/5645140/ "Working Together"], in ''Artistic Bedfellows'', ed. Holly Crawford, University Press of America, 2008.
 
* Ken Friedman, [http://academia.edu/5645140/ "Working Together"], in ''Artistic Bedfellows'', ed. Holly Crawford, University Press of America, 2008.
* Ken Friedman, [http://academia.edu/2508994/ "Fluxus: A Laboratory of Ideas"], in ''Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life'', ed. Jacquelyn Baas, Hood Museum of Art & University of Chicago Press, 2011, pp 35-44.
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* Roslyn Bernstein, Shael Shapiro, ''Illegal Living: 80 Wooster Street and the Evolution of SoHo'', Vilnius: Jonas Mekas Foundation, 2010. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/101]
* Chris Thompson, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=8678 Felt: Fluxus, Joseph Beuys, and the Dalai Lama]'', University of Minnesota Press, 2011, 319 pp.
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* Ken Friedman, [http://academia.edu/2508994/ "Fluxus: A Laboratory of Ideas"], in ''Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life'', ed. Jacquelynn Baas, Hood Museum of Art, 2011, pp 35-44.
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; Repositories
 
* [http://swinburne.academia.edu/KenFriedman/Fluxus-and-Intermedia More Friedman's writings on Fluxus]
 
* [http://swinburne.academia.edu/KenFriedman/Fluxus-and-Intermedia More Friedman's writings on Fluxus]
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* [http://researchbank.swinburne.edu.au/vital/access/manager/Repository?expert=sm_subject%3A%22Fluxus%22&sort=ss_dateNormalized%2F Writings on Fluxus] in Swinburne Research Bank
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* [http://scribd.com/collections/2637815/21-fluxus Selection of texts on Fluxus] by Andrey Kovalev
  
===Bibliographies===
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==Lists and bibliographies==
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* ''Fluxus Codex'', ed. John Hendricks, New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/81]
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* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=294 "A List of Selected Fluxus Art Works and Related Primary Source Materials"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 283-295.
 
* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=307 "A List of Selected Sources and Related Secondary Sources"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 296-305.
 
* [http://monoskop.org/images/8/8e/Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.pdf#page=307 "A List of Selected Sources and Related Secondary Sources"], in ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=2085 The Fluxus Reader]'', ed. Ken Friedman, Academy Editions, 1998, pp 296-305.
* [http://umintermediai501.blogspot.com/2008/01/fluxus-bibliography-ken-friedman-and.html A Fluxus Bibliography, Ken Friedman and Owen Smith]
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* Ken Friedman, Owen Smith, [http://umintermediai501.blogspot.com/2008/01/fluxus-bibliography-ken-friedman-and.html A Fluxus Bibliography], ''Visible Language'' 40:1 (2006), pp 114-127, [http://researchbank.swinburne.edu.au/vital/access/manager/Repository/swin:13694 PDF].
* [http://www.artpool.hu/Fluxusbibliography/ Artpool's Fluxus bibliography]
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* [http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2010/womeninflux/ Experimental Women in Flux: Selective Reading in the Silverman Reference Library], 2010. Annotated.
* http://scribd.com/collections/2637815/21-fluxus
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* Allie Tepper, [http://post.at.moma.org/content_items/289-a-fluxus-bibliography "A Fluxus Bibliography"], ''Post'' at MoMA, 20 Aug 2013. Annotated.
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* [http://www.artpool.hu/Fluxusbibliography/ Fluxus bibliography at Artpool], 2000.
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* [http://artype.de/Sammlung/index.html?http://artype.de/Sammlung/Bibliothek/f/fluxus.htm at artype.de]
  
 
==Resources==
 
==Resources==
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/ Fluxus Digital Collection] at University of Iowa Libraries.
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/ Fluxus Digital Collection] at University of Iowa Libraries.
 
* [http://www.artpool.hu/Fluxus/ Fluxus at Artpool]
 
* [http://www.artpool.hu/Fluxus/ Fluxus at Artpool]
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* [http://www.fluxus.org/ Fluxus Portal for the Internet]
 
* [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/collective/ Fondazione Bonotto], a Venetian archive of printed matter and ephemeral about Fluxus movement (especially in Italy) and concrete and visual poetry.
 
* [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/collective/ Fondazione Bonotto], a Venetian archive of printed matter and ephemeral about Fluxus movement (especially in Italy) and concrete and visual poetry.
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* [http://post.at.moma.org/themes/13-between-new-york-and-tokyo-fluxus-and-graphic-scores Between New York and Tokyo: Fluxus and Graphic Scores], ''Post'' at MoMA, Jul 2013.
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* [http://fluxusheidelbergcenter.blogspot.com Fluxus Heidelberg Center Blog]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 11:35, 24 April 2015

Artists

Young (ed.), An Anthology, 1963, Log, PDF.
Maciunas (ed.), Flux Year Box 2, 1965-68, Log, PDF.
Brecht, Chance-Imagery, 1966, PDF.
Manifestos, 1966/2004, PDF.
Filliou, et al., Teaching and Learning as Performing Arts, 1970, Log, PDF.
Vostell, Higgins (eds.), Fantastic Architecture, 1971, Log, PDF.

Works

Objects, artists' books

Resources

Event scores

  • La Monte Young (ed.), An Anthology, New York: La Monte Young and Jackson Mac Law, 1963; 2nd ed., New York: H. Friedrich, 1970.
  • Alison Knowles, Annea Lockwood (eds.), Women's Work, New York: Alison Knowles and Anna Lockwood, 1975. [5]
  • Ken Friedman, Owen Smith, Lauren Sawchyn (eds.), The Fluxus Performance Workbook, new ed., Performance Research, 2002, 117 pp.

Writings

Newsletters
  • News-Policy-Letter, 7 numbers, ed. George Maciunas, Wiesbaden: Fluxus (1-4), Ehlhalten: Fluxus (5-7), 1962-63.
  • Something Else Press Newsletters, ed. Dick Higgins, New York: Something Else Press, 1966-73 & 1983.
Something Else Press (incl. Great Bear Pamphlets) [7]

Selection according to Friedman & Owen's Fluxus bibliography.

  • Dick Higgins, Jefferson’s Birthday/Postface, 2 vols., New York: Something Else Press, 1964, 271+89 pp. [8] [9] [10]
  • Philip Corner, Alison Knowles, Benjamin Patterson, Tomas Schmit, The Four Suits, New York: Something Else Press, 1965. [11]
  • Robert Filliou, Ample Food for Stupid Thought, New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
  • Al Hansen, A Primer of Happenings and Time/Space Art, New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
  • Ray Johnson, The Paper Snake, New York: Something Else Press, 1965.
  • Knowles, Alison, By Alison Knowles, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1965; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • George Brecht, Chance-Imagery, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Manifestos, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Jackson Mac Low, The Twin Plays, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Daniel Spoerri, An Anecdoted Topography of Chance, ed. & annot. Emmett Williams, New York: Something Else Press, 1966.
  • Wolf Vostell, Berlin and Phenomena, trans. Laura P. Williams, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1966, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • George Brecht, Robert Filliou, Games at the Cedilla, or the Cedilla Takes Off, New York: Something Else Press, 1967. [12]
  • Robert Filliou, A Filliou Sampler, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1967, 16 pp; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Juan Hidalgo, A Zaj Sampler, trans. Peter Besas, Great Bear Pamphlets, New York: Something Else Press, 1967; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Bengt af Klintberg, The Cursive Scandinavian Salve, A Great Bear Pamphlet, New York: Something Else Press, 1967; UbuClassics, 2004, PDF.
  • Emmett Williams (ed.), An Anthology of Concrete Poetry, New York: Something Else Press, 1967
  • Dick Higgins, foew&ombwhnw: A Grammar of the Mind and a Phenomenology of Love and a Science of the Arts As Seen by a Stalker of the Wild Mushroom, New York: Something Else Press, 1968.
  • John Cage (ed.), Notations, New York: Something Else Press, 1969.
  • Dick Higgins, foew&ombwhnw, New York: Something Else Press, 1969.
  • Jackson Mac Low, Stanzas for Iris Lezak, Barton, VT: Something Else Press, 1971.
  • Wolf Vostell, Dick Higgins (eds.), Fantastic Architecture, New York: Something Else Press, 1971.
  • Richard Kostelanetz (ed.), Breakthrough Fictioneers, Barton, VT and Berlin: Something Else Press, 1972.
  • Geoff Hendricks, Ring Piece, Barton, VT: Something Else Press, 1973.

Film

Sound

Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992, 1992, PDF. (DE/EN)
Fluxus. Eine lange Geschichte mit vielen Knoten. Fluxus in Deutschland 1962–1994, 1995, Log, PDF. (DE/CZ)

Catalogues

  • Happening & Fluxus: Materialien, ed. H. Sohm, Cologne: Kölnischer Kunstverein, 1970. (German) [13]
  • Fluxus etc., ed. John Hendricks, Bloomfield Hills, MI: Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, and Detroit, MI: Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection, 1981. [14] Addenda I, 1983. [15] Addenda II, 1983. [16]
  • Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992, ed. Ken Friedman, Cologne: Galerie Schüppenhauer, 1992, 399 pp. (German)/(English) [17] [18]
  • In the Spirit of Fluxus, eds. Elizabeth Armstrong, Janet Jenkins, and Joan Rothfuss, Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center, 1993. [19]
  • Fluxus. Eine lange Geschichte mit vielen Knoten. Fluxus in Deutschland 1962–1994, 2 vols., eds. René Block and Gabriele Knapstein, Stuttgart: Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, 1995, 100+266 pp. (German)
  • Alternative Traditions in the Contemporary Arts: Subjugated Knowledges and the Balance of Power, ed. Estera Milman, University of Iowa Museum of Art, 1999, 111 pp. With contributions by Ken Friedman, Stephen Perkins, and Owen Smith.
  • Off Limits: Rutgers University and the Avant-Garde, 1957–1963, ed. Joan Marter, New Jersey: Newark Museum and Rutgers University Press, 1999. [20]
  • Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University, 1958-1972, ed. Geoffrey Hendricks, Rutgers University Press, 2002. [21]
  • Maciunas' Learning Machines: From Art History to a Chronology of Fluxus, ed. Astrit Schmidt-Burkhardt, Berlin: Vice Versa, 2003. [22]
  • Fluxus—Art into Life, eds. Nobuko Akita, Yoko Hayami, and Midori Yoshimoto, Saitama, Japan: Urawa Bijutsukan, 2004. (Japanese)/(English) [23]
  • Fluxus East: Fluxus-Netzwerke in Mittelosteuropa / Fluxus East: Fluxus Networks in Central Eastern Europe, ed. Petra Stegmann, Berlin: Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien, 2007, 288 pp. (German)/(English) [24] [25]
  • Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life, ed. Jacquelynn Baas, Hood Museum of Art, and University of Chicago Press, 2011.
  • Fluxus at 50, eds. Alexander Klar, Stefan Fricke, and Sarah Maske, Bielefeld: Kerber, 2012. [26]
  • The Lunatics Are on the Loose: European Fluxus Festivals 1962-1977, ed. Petra Stegmann, Potsdam: Down With Art!, 2013. [27]

Exhibitions

Selection of gallery exhibitions with an online presence. For more see Catalogues section above.

Literature

Chronologies

Ken Friedman (ed.), The Fluxus Reader, 1998, Log, PDF, PDFs.

Art history and theory

Books
  • Hannah Higgins, Fluxus Experience, University of California Press, 2002, 259 pp.
  • Shiomi Mieko, Furukusasu towa nanika: Nichijo to ato o musubitsuketa hitobito [What Is Fluxus? The People Who Connected Art and the Everyday], Tokyo: Firumuātosha, 2005. [28] (Japanese)
  • Ken Friedman (ed.), The Fluxus Reader, Academy Editions, 1998, 309 pp.
  • Owen F. Smith, Fluxus: The History Of An Attitude, San Diego State University Press, 1998, 336 pp. Chapter 1. [29]
  • Chris Thompson, Felt: Fluxus, Joseph Beuys, and the Dalai Lama, University of Minnesota Press, 2011, 319 pp.
Journal issues
  • Visible Language 26(1-2), "Fluxus: A Conceptual Country", ed. Estera Milman, Winter/Spring 1992, 246 pp. [30]
  • Performance Research 7(3): "On Fluxus", Sep 2002.
Articles
Repositories

Lists and bibliographies

Resources

See also

Links


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