Joseph Beuys

German sculptor, installation, and performance artist
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7 Exhibitions at the Tate Gallery

Announcement of a month long series of solo shows entitled “7 Exhibitions” organized by Michael Compton and held at the Tate Gallery. Artists include Keith Arnatt, Michael Craig-Martin, Bob Law, David Tremlett, Hamish Fulton, Joseph Beuys and Bruce McLean.

Art and Anti-Art

Description of a Westdeutscher Rundfunk public television special called “Art and Anti-Art”.

Avalanche Video

Advertisement for Avalanche Video. Describes contents of current and future videos available.

Body Works: A Pre-critical, Non-definitive Survey of Very Recent Works Using the Human Body or Parts Thereof

Essay by Willoughby Sharp on body art.

Direkte Demokratie: Joseph Beuys Rapping at Documenta 5

Text of Joseph Beuys lecture at Documenta 5.

Exhibitions: “Identifications” a Television Exhibition

Description of the television exhibition “Identifications” organized by Gerry Schum on November 30, 1970.

Exhibitions: Beuys and Fox Perform Isolation Unit

Description of the performance piece Isolation Unit by Joseph Beuys and Terry Fox.

Galleria l’Attico

Advertisement for Galleria l’Attico, includes a list of artists.

Hallwalls, Buffalo, New York

Summaries of events at the gallery over its first eighteen months of existence.

Happenings and Fluxus Opened on November 6

Description and photo of the exhibition “Happenings and Fluxus” which took place at the Kölnischer Kunstverein in 1970.

Interview: Terry Fox

Interview with Terry Fox. Includes descriptions and photographs of several pieces.

Joseph Beuys and Chris Burden

Advertisement announcing Joseph Beuys’s and Chris Burden’s representation by Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Inc.

Joseph Beuys at Rene Block Gallery

Description of Beuys’ I Like Amerika, Amerika Likes Me

Joseph Beuys at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts

Advertisement for Joseph Beuys at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts.

Joseph Beuys Drawings 1947-1972

Advertisement for Joseph Beuys Drawings 1947-1972 Videotape interview with Willoughby Sharp.

Joseph Beuys, Arena

Advertisement for the exhibition “Arena — dove sarei arrivato se fossi stato intelligente!”

Joseph Beuys, Harcus-Krakow Gallery

Advertisement for Joseph Beuys’s first American exhibition.

Joseph Beuys…A Public Dialogue

Transcript from Beuys’s Public Dialogue at the New School of Social Research on Jan. 11, 1974.

Portrait: Beuys

Photos of Beuys installing work for the exhibition “When Attitudes Become Form” at the Kunsthalle Bern. Photography and design by Shunk-Kender.

Reiner Ruthenbeck “Eclipse”

Ruthenbeck discusses his transition from photography to sculpture, the influence of meditation on his work, and his method of displaying his works of art.


Description of the exhibition Software.