Adam Pendleton: Black Dada Reader

Adam Pendleton: Black Dada Reader
Library Shelf Location 18.PEND
Publication Date 2017

The Black Dada Reader is a collection of texts and documents that elucidates “Black Dada,” a term the artist Adam Pendleton uses to define his artistic output.

The Reader brings a diverse range of cultural figures into a shared cultural space, including Hugo Ball, W.E.B. Du Bois, Stokely Carmichael, and Gertrude Stein, as well as artists from different generations, such as Joan Jonas and William Pope.L.

Originally intended to be an in-studio publication, the Reader has expanded to include essays on the concept of Black Dada and its historical implications from curators and critics including Adrienne Edwards (Walker Arts Center / Performa), Laura Hoptman (MoMA), Tom McDonough (Binghamton), Jenny Schlenzka (PS122), and Susan Thompson (Guggenheim).

ISBN 9783960981053
Quantity 1
Pages 350pp, 263mm x 200mm
Authors Adrienne Edwards, Laura Hoptman, Tom McDonough, Jenny Schlenzka, Susan Thompson
Format Hardback
Publisher Koenig Books
Related Artist Adam Pendleton
Category Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team)
Keywords Race (concept), Civil rights, Social history, Love, Black Dada
Language English

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