2 Art and the State and the State of Art/Robyn Denny
10 New Paintings by Ben Nicholson/Geoffrey Grigson
12 China’s Spare-time Artists/Guy Brett
16 What Sculpture Is, Parts 3 and 4/William Tucker
20–60 Supplement: Marcel Duchamp
20 Introduction: The Spectacle of Duchamp/Anthony Hill
23 Marcel Duchamp as a Chess Player and One or Two Related Matters/François Le Lionnais interviewed by Ralph Rumney
28 Where do we go from Here?/Marcel Duchamp
29 A Complete Reversal of Art Opinions by Marcel Duchamp, Iconoclast
30 Nothing but an Artist/Jindřich Chalupecký
48 Kupka, Duchamp and Marey/Margit Rowell
52 Chart of Duchamp’s activities
53 Anémic-Cinéma/Katrina Martin
Contributors to this issue:
Robyn Denny was given a retrospective at the Tate in spring 1973.
Geoffrey Grigson is a poet and critic.
William Tucker has recently published a collection of his essays, ‘The Language of Sculpture’, Thames & Hudson, London, 1974.
Guy Brett is a freelance writer, currently engaged in raising money to support artists in Chile.
Anthony Hill is an artist and an Honorary Research Fellow in mathematics at London University.
François Le Lionnais is a distinguished scientist and chess player (see p.23).
Ralph Rumney is an artist and archivist.
Jindřich Chalupecký, who lives in Prague, is a well-known Czech critic.
Margit Rowell is mounting the forthcoming exhibition of work by Kupka at the Guggenheim Museum, New York.
Katrina Martin works at the Visual Resources Centre Inc, New York.
Max Bill recently retired from the professorship of environmental design at Hamburg University. He has a design office in Zürich.
A.R.S. (see p.52) stands for Arts Research Syndicate, which was founded in the late 60s.
Assistant Editors/John McEwen, Irena Oliver
Editorial Secretary/Patricia Bailey
Art Direction/Ron Saxby, Catherine Wild
Advertisement Manager/Martin Rewcastle
Contributing Editors/Dore Ashton (New York),
Jean Clay (Paris), Frank Whitford, Charles Harrison,
Tim Hilton, John Elderfield
Editorial Advisory Committee:
JP Hodin (International relations)
Alan Bowness, Andrew Forge, David Thompson,
Joseph Rykwert, John Golding
Publishers/Michael Spens, D Thomas Bergen (USA)
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