The Historical Box. Curated by Mara McCarthy

  • Untitled (OBJ-72) — John Altoon, 1968
    Ink and pastel on illustration board
    76.2 x 101.6 cm / 30 x 40 in
  • Untitled (OBJ-69) — John Altoon, 1968
    Ink, watercolour, pastel and airbrush on illustration board
    76.2 x 101.6 cm / 30 x 40 in
  • Untitled (ANI-60) (Monkey) — John Altoon, 1968
    Ink, watercolour and airbrush on illustration board
    76.2 x 101.6 cm / 30 x 40 in
  • Untitled (F-87) — John Altoon, 1967
    Ink, watercolour and airbrush on illustration board
    76.2 x 101.6 cm / 30 x 40 in
  • Untitled (F-28) — John Altoon, 1967
    Ink and airbrush on illustration board
    76.2 x 101.6 cm / 30 x 40 in
  • HORIZONTAL — Judith Bernstein, 1973
    Charcoal on paper
    274.3 x 381 cm / 108 x 150 in
  • Illuminations Drawings — Simone Forti, 1972
    Charcoal and ink on newsprint
    3 parts: 61 x 48.3 cm / 24 x 19 in
    3 parts: 48.3 x 61 cm / 19 x 24 in
  • Hangers — Simone Forti, 1961
    Dance Construction
    Rope mounted for performance
    Dimensions variable
  • Rhondo (Irac, 2003) — Wally Hedrick, 1970–2003
    Oil on canvas
    341.6 cm in diameter / 134.5 in in diameter
  • The War Room — Wally Hedrick, 1967–2002
    Oil on canvas
    8 parts, 335.2 x 167.6 cm / 132 x 88 in each
    Photo: Fredrik Nilsen
  • Harpy — Robert Mallary, 1962
    Polyester, resin, impregnated tuxedos and steel
    228.6 x 284.5 x 66 cm / 90 x 112 x 26 in
    Photo: Fredrik Nilsen
  • Flight 16 — Robert Mallary, 1961
    Polyester resin impregnated cardboard on plywood
    200.6 x 121.9 x 16 cm / 79 x 48 x 6 1/4 in
  • Jouster — Robert Mallary, 1960
    Wood, steel, cardboard, tarpaper, dirt and polyester resin
    259 x 126.3 x 22 cm / 102 x 49 3/4 x 8 5/8 in
  • Scan 1 — Barbara T. Smith, 1974
    3 vintage prints, 1 hood used during performance, 3 cue cards and lip print
    Size variable
  • Feed Me — Barbara T. Smith, 1973
    2 vintage prints, journal record of interactions and 5 books used during performance
    Size variable
  • Untitled (Black Glass Painting) — Barbara T. Smith, 1965
    Casein paint, masonite, glass
    152.4 x 121.9 cm / 60 x 48 in
  • A La Mode — Stan VanDerBeek, 1959
    Animation frame / Collage on paper
    21.4 x 20.2 cm / 8 3/8 x 8 in
  • A La Mode — Stan VanDerBeek, 1959
    Animation frame / Collage on paper
    31.2 x 19 cm / 12 1/4 x 7 1/2 in
  • Breathdeath — Stan VanDerBeek, 1963
    Animation Frame, Ink on paper
    32.5 x 23.5 cm / 12 3/4 x 9 1/4 in

  • Stan VanDerBeek

    Mankinda, 1957
    Wheeeeels No. 1, 1958
    A La Mode, 1958
    Science Friction, 1959
    Breathdeath, 1963
    The Human Face Is a Monument, 1965

    16mm films transferred to DVD