skip to content
Live art in LA : performance in Southern California, 1970-1983 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Live art in LA : performance in Southern California, 1970-1983

Author: Peggy Phelan
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1stView all editions and formats
Summary:
Live Art in LA: Performance Art in Southern California , 1970-1983 documents and critically examines one of the most fecund periods in the history of live art. The book forms part of the Getty Institute,s Pacific Standard Time initiative - a series of exhibitions, performance re-enactments and research projects focused on the greater Los Angeles area. This extraordinary volume, beautifully edited by one of the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Phelan
ISBN: 9780415684224 0415684226 9780415684231 0415684234 9780203128152 020312815X
OCLC Number: 712124094
Description: xiii, 194 pages, [48] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Violence and rupture : misfires of the ephemeral / Peggy Phelan --
Happening again : reinventing Allan Kaprow / Michael Ned Holte --
Voices, variations, and deviations : from the LACE archive of southern California performance art / Suzanne Lacy and Jennifer Flores Sternad --
Lost bodies : early 1970s Los Angeles performance art in art history / Amelia Jones.
Responsibility: edited by Peggy Phelan.

Abstract:

Live Art in LA: Performance Art in Southern California , 1970-1983 documents and critically examines one of the most fecund periods in the history of live art. The book forms part of the Getty Institute,s Pacific Standard Time initiative - a series of exhibitions, performance re-enactments and research projects focused on the greater Los Angeles area. This extraordinary volume, beautifully edited by one of the leading scholars in the field, makes vivid the compelling drama of performance history on the west coast. Live Art in LA: moves lucidly between discussions of legendary figures such as J.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

`Vital documents and testimonies from the LA art and performance scenes combine with astute critical writing that will reorient established histories of American art and culture. Through diverse Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/712124094> # Live art in LA : performance in Southern California, 1970-1983
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "712124094" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/709.794909047/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057852> ; # Performance art
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097994452#Topic/performance_art_california_southern> ; # Performance art--California, Southern
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NX511> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1692638> ; # California, Southern.
   schema:bookEdition "1st." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37079459> ; # Peggy Phelan
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Violence and rupture : misfires of the ephemeral / Peggy Phelan -- Happening again : reinventing Allan Kaprow / Michael Ned Holte -- Voices, variations, and deviations : from the LACE archive of southern California performance art / Suzanne Lacy and Jennifer Flores Sternad -- Lost bodies : early 1970s Los Angeles performance art in art history / Amelia Jones."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1097994452> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Live art in LA : performance in Southern California, 1970-1983"@en ;
   schema:productID "712124094" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712124094#PublicationEvent/new_york_routledge_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1097994452#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712124094#Review/-1714803426> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415684224> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203128152> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415684231> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712124094> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057852> # Performance art
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Performance art"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1692638> # California, Southern.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "California, Southern." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37079459> # Peggy Phelan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Phelan" ;
   schema:givenName "Peggy" ;
   schema:name "Peggy Phelan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203128152>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "020312815X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780203128152" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415684224>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415684226" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415684224" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415684231>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415684234" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415684231" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/712124094#Review/-1714803426>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/712124094> ; # Live art in LA : performance in Southern California, 1970-1983
   schema:reviewBody "Live Art in LA: Performance Art in Southern California , 1970-1983 documents and critically examines one of the most fecund periods in the history of live art. The book forms part of the Getty Institute,s Pacific Standard Time initiative - a series of exhibitions, performance re-enactments and research projects focused on the greater Los Angeles area. This extraordinary volume, beautifully edited by one of the leading scholars in the field, makes vivid the compelling drama of performance history on the west coast. Live Art in LA: moves lucidly between discussions of legendary figures such as J." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.