Maciunas

Some articles on maciunas:

Robert Watts (artist) - Early Life - Fluxus
... Watts' friendship with Maciunas was cemented when the latter was confined to a hospital bed throughout May 1963 ... Maciunas enjoyed the piece so much that he published it as an early Fluxbox many of Watts' contemporary event cards were subsequently included in Fluxus 1, 1963, Maciunas ... with Maciunas to mass-produce novelty items, and helped run the Flux Housing Co-Operative, an artist-run scheme that is held responsible for the rehabilitation and gentrification of ...
Water Yam (artist's Book) - Origins of Event-scores - The Yam Festival, 1963
... Yam evolved parallel to George Maciunas' Fluxfests, set up with almost identical aims but currently operating only in Europe whilst Maciunas was stationed in Germany ... the famous Drip Event, were amongst the pieces Maciunas would perform, along with pieces by Kaprow, Watts, Daniel Spoerri, Robert Filliou, Terry Riley, Emmett Williams and Dick Higgins ...
Spice Chess - Ay-O and George Maciunas
... on her own work for a few months before meeting George Maciunas through a mutual friend, Ay-O ... An admirer of Japanese art, Maciunas asked Saito if she could make boxes similar to the Paulownia boxes he owned, which had been made to protect expensive ceramics ...
George Maciunas - Biography - SoHo and The Fluxhouse Co-Operative
... As an urban planner, Maciunas is credited as the “Father of SoHo” for developing dilapidated loft buildings and gentrifying this New York neighborhood with artists cooperatives known as the ... Maciunas converted buildings into live-work spaces for and envisioned the Fluxhouse Cooperatives as collective living environments composed of artists working in many mediums ... Kaplan Foundation and the National Foundation for the Arts, Maciunas began buying several loft buildings from closing manufacturing companies in 1966 ...
Spice Chess - Ay-O and George Maciunas - Fluxchess
... Maciunas revered Marcel Duchamp, and 'found it amusing that both Duchamp and he were chess fanatics.' As a homage to Duchamp's assertion that 'all chess players ... All of these sets were advertised for sale in Maciunas' Fluxus shop in SoHo, March 1965 ... Maciunas was said to be so delighted by Spice Chess that he 'even took credit for it on occasion.' ...