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[[Image:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.jpg|thumb|200px|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:Young_La_Monte_Mac_Law_Jackson_eds_An_Anthology_of_Chance_Operations.jpg|thumb|200px|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]].]]
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[[Image:Maciunas_George_1963_Fluxus_Manifesto.jpg|thumb|200px|Maciunas, ''Fluxus Manifesto'', 1963.]]
 
[[Image:Maciunas_George_ed_Flux_Year_Box_2.jpg|thumb|200px|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|200px|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:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery_.jpg|thumb|200px|Brecht, ''Chance-Imagery'', 1966, [[Media:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery.pdf|PDF]].]]
 
[[Image:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery_.jpg|thumb|200px|Brecht, ''Chance-Imagery'', 1966, [[Media:Brecht_George_Chance-Imagery.pdf|PDF]].]]
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* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/artistsbook/0002s.html Fluxtattoos]'', New York: Implosions, 1967.
 
* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/artistsbook/0002s.html Fluxtattoos]'', New York: Implosions, 1967.
 
* 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]
* 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]
 
 
* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/artistsbook/0006s.html Fluxpack 3]'', Flash Art Edizioni, 1975.
 
* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/artistsbook/0006s.html Fluxpack 3]'', Flash Art Edizioni, 1975.
  
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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, [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/collective/artistsbook/fxc0891.html JPGs].  
 
* 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, [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/collective/artistsbook/fxc0891.html JPGs].  
 
* 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]
 
* 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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* 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]
 
* 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.
 
* 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===
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* George Maciunas, ''[[Media:Maciunas_George_1963_Fluxus_Manifesto.jpg|Fluxus Manifesto]]'', 1963. Distributed during ''Festum Fluxorum Fluxus'', Düsseldorf. [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/document/fx087015.html Other Fluxus manifestos].
 
* 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}}
 
* Alison Knowles, ''Journal of the Identical Lunch'', San Francisco: Nova Broadcast Press, 1971. [http://post.at.moma.org/sources/5/publications/106]
 
* 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
 
; Newsletters
 
* ''News-Policy-Letter'', 7 numbers, ed. George Maciunas, Wiesbaden: Fluxus (1-4), Ehlhalten: Fluxus (5-7), 1962-63.
 
* ''News-Policy-Letter'', 7 numbers, ed. George Maciunas, Wiesbaden: Fluxus (1-4), Ehlhalten: Fluxus (5-7), 1962-63.
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* ''Fluxnewsletter'', ed. George Maciunas, New York, 1965-76. [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/maciunasgeorge/periodical/fx0873123.html Selection].
 
* ''[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.
 
* ''[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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* [http://www.nyu.edu/greyart/exhibits/fluxus/ Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life], Grey Art Gallery, New York University, Sep-Dec 2011.
 
* [http://www.nyu.edu/greyart/exhibits/fluxus/ Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life], Grey Art Gallery, New York University, Sep-Dec 2011.
  
==Literature==
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==Chronologies, diagrams==
===Chronologies===
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* George Maciunas (ed.), ''[http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/fluxus/collective/document/fx0452.html International Fluxus Festivals and Concerts]'', 1965. Collection of flyers and posters, 1962-65.
* George Maciunas, [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/fluxus/id/529/rec/49 "Fluxus (Its Historical Development and Relationship to Avant-garde Movements)"]
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* George Maciunas, [http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/fluxus/id/529/rec/49 "Fluxus (Its Historical Development and Relationship to Avant-garde Movements)"], 1966.
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* George Maciunas, [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/admin/download/file/a0b5e32_fx08712.jpg "Expanded Arts Diagram"], ''Film Culture'' 43 (1966); [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/admin/download/file/1ce9526_fx02731back.jpg repr. in] ''Fluxfest Sale'', 1966.
 
* 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.
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* George Maciunas, ''Diagram of historical development of Fluxus and other 4 dimensional, aural, optic, olfactory, epithelial and tactile art forms'', 1973. [http://www.fondazionebonotto.org/admin/download/file/31cbf69_fx08714.jpg]
 
* [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.
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/ArtIntoLife_Chronology.pdf "Chronology"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/ArtIntoLife_Chronology.pdf "Chronology"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/LifeIntoArt_Event_Map.png "Fluxus Event Map, 1958-1978"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
 
* [http://thestudio.uiowa.edu/fluxus/sites/default/files/LifeIntoArt_Event_Map.png "Fluxus Event Map, 1958-1978"], in ''Fluxus–Art into Life'', 2004.
  
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==Literature==
 
[[Image:Friedman_Ken_ed_The_Fluxus_Reader.jpg|thumb|200px|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|200px|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===

Revision as of 22:23, 24 April 2015

Artists

Young (ed.), An Anthology, 1963, Log, PDF.
Maciunas, Fluxus Manifesto, 1963.
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, JPGs.
  • Alison Knowles, Annea Lockwood (eds.), Women's Work, New York: Alison Knowles and Anna Lockwood, 1975. [2]
  • Shiomi Mieko, Spatial Poems, Osaka, 1975. [3] [4] [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.
  • Fluxnewsletter, ed. George Maciunas, New York, 1965-76. Selection.
  • 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] [12]
  • 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. [13] [14]
  • 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, video

Fluxus Anthology, 1989, MP3s, MP3s.
FluxTellus, 1990, MP3s.

Sound

Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992, 1992, Log, 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) [16]
  • Fluxus etc., ed. John Hendricks, Bloomfield Hills, MI: Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, and Detroit, MI: Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection, 1981. [17] Addenda I, 1983. [18] Addenda II, 1983. [19]
  • Fluxus Virus, 1962-1992, ed. Ken Friedman, Cologne: Galerie Schüppenhauer, 1992, 399 pp. (German)/(English) [20] [21]
  • In the Spirit of Fluxus, eds. Elizabeth Armstrong, Janet Jenkins, and Joan Rothfuss, Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center, 1993. [22]
  • 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. [23]
  • Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University, 1958-1972, ed. Geoffrey Hendricks, Rutgers University Press, 2002. [24]
  • Maciunas' Learning Machines: From Art History to a Chronology of Fluxus, ed. Astrit Schmidt-Burkhardt, Berlin: Vice Versa, 2003. [25]
  • Fluxus—Art into Life, eds. Nobuko Akita, Yoko Hayami, and Midori Yoshimoto, Saitama, Japan: Urawa Bijutsukan, 2004. (Japanese)/(English) [26]
  • 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) [27] [28]
  • 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. [29]
  • The Lunatics Are on the Loose: European Fluxus Festivals 1962-1977, ed. Petra Stegmann, Potsdam: Down With Art!, 2013. [30]
Resources

Exhibitions

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

Chronologies, diagrams

Literature

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. [32] (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. [33]
  • 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. [34]
  • Performance Research 7(3): "On Fluxus", Sep 2002.
Articles
Repositories

Lists and bibliographies

Resources

See also

Links


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