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Part-Objects Book Release LA Art Book Fair LACA, Mark Hagen / Scott Benzel ALAC

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Scott Benzel Part-Objects Book Release LA Art Book Fair and LACA Jan. 30-Feb. 2 published by Human Resources Press and Lockitch Press, Texts by Eric Kim and Catherine Taft. Limited edition hardcover.

http://lacarchive.com/ Los Angeles Contemporary Archive

http://laartbookfair.net/ MOCA Geffen Contemporary Jan. 30- Feb. 2

Mark Hagen and Scott Benzel Coprolite Selections, Art Los Angeles Contemporary Jan. 30-Feb. 2

Sundial

http://artlosangelesfair.com/press-125

Collected Essays and Reviews

Contribution to An Homage to Mike Kelley, MOMA PS1, MOCA

An Homage to Mike Kelley presented by Gagosian Gallery

 also LA Art Book Fair, MOCA

List of Contributors

Index of Works

A Minor Canon, contribution to An Homage to Mike Kelley:


The Psychotronic Video Guide To Film

by Michael J. Weldon

Maldoror

by Comte De Lautreamont

The Sad Sack (Classics of Modern American Humor Series)

by George Baker

Harry Partch: Enclosure 3

by Harry Partch, Philip Blackburn

The four seasons and the archangels: experience of the course of the year in four cosmic imaginations;: Five lectures given in Dornach, Switzerland, from 5th to 13th October 1923

by Rudolf Steiner

The Center of the Cyclone: An Autobiography of Inner Space

by John Cunningham Lilly

Japrocksampler: How the Post-War Japanese Blew Their Minds on Rock ‘n’ Roll

by Julian Cope

A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music

by George E. Lewis

The All-American Outhouse: Stories, Design & Construction

by Bob Cary

Reich Speaks of Freud : Wilhelm Reich Discusses His Work and His Relationship with Sigmund Freud

by Wilhelm Reich; Higgins, Mary; Raphael, Chester M.; Pol, Therese Reich

Doris Day

by Eric Braun

Psychedelic Art

by R.E.L. Masters, J. Houston

Text–Sound Texts

by Allen Ginsberg, John Cage, Philip Glass,Claes Oldenburg, Jack Kerouac, Richard Kostelanetz (Editor)

The Gertrude Stein Reader: The Great American Pioneer of Avant-Garde Letters

by Gertrude Stein, Richard Kostelanetz (Editor)

H. P. Lovecraft: Against the World, Against Life

by Michel Houellebecq

The Psychoanalysis of Children (The Writings of Melanie Klein, Vol. 2)

by Melanie Klein, H. A. Thorner (Editor), Alix Strachey(Translator)

Spirit World

by Jack Kirby

Psychic Photography: Threshold of a New Science?

by Hans Holzer

Detroit Television (Images of America)

by Tim Kiska , Ed Golick

Colour

by Rudolf Steiner

 

 


Poems

Dicer Troll (2011)

 

I.

zoic feed

ragout lives

nimbus feed-ingles

lipped bled pupa tare

gird valuer nimbus

bingo flood

pink brazil

brazil lives fetid wen

pink voter

pupa gasper

agile grouch

tempi voter bounty

ladder chose valuer potion

potboy girds seer

pray swathe gird

pink lumper ingle

public feed oakery attic

chose slam

pant sniffy arise bay

find cue-

ape feel feed

nimbus flood baboo ape

ladder oakery bay acuity

moving public gypsa module

gasper ingle seer bingo

valuer tare

morgue cashew chump baboo

caiman offday onus then:

gray insole

tar slouch

locum wherry

II.

ilex fix hypo coach

puce base mutt trow

munch crap

ding base check

actor gnome nitre lumpy

baize crap actor chum

mauve dance coach

hear kine skua mutt

ahull ah

quirk-limp supine dyke

ilex dance hawse

therm-adapted trow suit

tiff agave hears silky

dicer trow therm-hear

squaw ding chum sheer

munch depth coach hull

depth cask troll spike

farm skoal phase boob

nitre trow trait ding

agave kine miaou ripe

tali plus mauve munch

hump peter dance hypo

canoe peter check peter

skoal targe dwell mauve

trow dance spore coast

fascia fascia eery flavin

III.

orbed imply

cored racer.

pig rococo.

lieu wooer tame cleg

negus sprig bolus sprig

ashen bolus airy davit?

wrung tame

huso inky mumps head.

rogue safe inky drupe?

drupe hoof comet lieu!

head faith trace bogy.

bogy hoof

grey negus

frizz ashen airy

glum cleg fumy

close rogue relic trow

relic davit bolus drupe

crick davit rimy

juror frizz

rimy crux

close wrung

grey airy coil sidle

fugle motif

nance bogy fugle

trace soup hung milt

soda prater

retool burial photon

soda skull

cored racer

pig rococo

IV.

trio kowtow

lotus caste

ghost droop

debt unapt

quote ghost

nigh stuff

skyer scum

since skyer shod lose

since lotus digue beefy weird state

solar beret

la sloop

thuja obi comma derm

recta rowan recta couch

talma nigh

quote beret

junk scout rah

skyer solar

weird quote trio

comma couch bone stuff

extra sidy beret lad

heat frank dream comma

erect chirk frit trio

thuja junk stuff extra

frank laugh terry

skyer weird

pipe green wager

mazer quant rait chirk

green debt

V.

cuboid escort carve vizier

carp pact clave

foster kino

hotel escort douse borer

grouch ablaze

rested spawn scrys missus

beady pact spun whisht

natter clave smarm

reeky dirge van sneak

coatee guilt

spacer ionic creasy fusion

resole cadre nab

gamin sleek viol

liaise sadist ionic

flight supine seer skull.

soda redhot fellow seer!

hurrah burg.

musky pod buyer

Ivory Neige, L’Origine du monde, Magic Eraser at CCS Bard

BETWEEN CONNOISSEURSHIP AND HUMILIATION at Cirrus Gallery/Actual Size

EVENING SALE: BETWEEN CONNOISSEURSHIP AND HUMILIATION- WORKS FROM THE SCOTT BENZEL COLLECTION at Cirrus Gallery/Actual Size through May 5,2012

Download ipad/iphone Catalog in epub format, control click and save

Essay by Michael Haight pdf







BLACK BOX, BALL OF ARTISTS, WELCOME INN TIME MACHINE

http://pacificstandardtimefestival.org/events/black-box-by-liz-glynn/

Recombinant Folk History and Non-Genre I for Belt Sanders and Female Black Metal Guitarist, a performance/musical work at Black Box, curated by Liz Glynn Jan. 20, 2012 part of Pacific Standard Time, organized by LA><ART

http://rebeccataylorny.tumblr.com/

L.A. Weekly

http://pacificstandardtimefestival.org/events/ball-of-artists/

After Funhouse in the Style of the penultimate sequence of The Lady from Shanghai (1947) for 3 voices, rock trio, and saxophone

Greystone Manor, Beverly Hills, Sat. Jan. 28th

L.A. Times Review

Chinashop Magazine

http://www.sassas.org/welcomeinn/

John Cage Variations IV, realized by Scott Benzel and Dave Muller

January 29, 2012 Welcome Inn. Eagle Rock


Artforum Best of 2011 / Frieze Best of 2011 / LA Weekly: The Year in L.A. Art

Artforum Best of 2011, Scott Benzel, Human Resources at Cottage Home, Michael Ned Holte, Dec. 2011 PDF

Frieze Best of 2011 Scott Benzel at Human Resources, Jonathan Griffin, Jan. 2011

LA Weekly: The Year in L.A. Art, Andrew Berardini, Dec. 22, 2011

 

 

ArtReview Review October 2011

Artforum Review October 2011

Two Installations at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis: Front Room: 2 4-channel Sound Installations by Scott Benzel

String Quartet No. 2, 4-channel sound installation, string quartet; Sines for Michael Asher, 4-channel sound installation, sine wave generators

http://camstl.org/exhibitions/front-room/scott-benzel/

Sines (for Michael Asher) Excerpt. mp3 2 channel version of a 4 channel sound installation

Scott Benzel Web Guide pdf

Maldistribution @ Human Resources at Cottage Home

Performa: Day is Done Live at Judson Church

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Review: NY Times

Mike Kelley EAPR #32 Plus: Live. Performa 09, NY

Music by Mike Kelley and Scott Benzel

Produced for the stage by Mike Kelley and Scott Benzel

Artforum Best of 2009

Artforum Best of 2009 BLAK BLOC FOR STRING QUARTET AND FEEDBACK

(Numero Deux) 2009

Review: Artforum (Best of 2009)

Blak Bloc I Audio Excerpt

Blak Bloc II Audio Excerpt

Now available on Spotify

Available on iTunes, emusic, and in select stores

Music from the Trip in the style of…

Music from the Trip (1967) in the style of a Schoenberg-Gershwin tennis match observed in passing by Dr. Oscar Janiger (commissioned by SASSAS  to celebrate West Hollywood’s 25th anniversary) and other works. Sat July 24th at King’s Road Park Pavilion, Los Angeles.

Program PDF

Audio Excerpt: Fewg

Audio Excerpt: Flash Bam Pow

LA Weekly

Inversions I-IV

Artforum Diary