Brochure for the Festival of Contemporary Arts, 1965. Abraham Rogatnick, curator.

Brochure for the Festival of Contemporary Arts, 1965

Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia, 1965. 4to, single sheet folded to make 5 panels.

A brochure issued as an invitation and calendar of events for the 1965 festival, a watershed moment in the west coast arts, which was nicknamed The Medium is the Message. The brochure lists the opening of the Bruce Conner exhibition "The Dark Mirror", with the artist present, as well as screenings of other films by the artist, readings by Lew Welch, Jack Spicer (announces the "First public reading of his new book of poems "Language"'), and others, a screening of Kenneth Anger's Scorpio Rising and many other experimental films, a performance by the Don Thompson quartet, and many lectures.

Near fine with some minor creasing. Item #24427

Price: $75.00

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