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Gallery 98

Exhibition Announcement

Invitation for NANCY DWYER party following her opening at Semaphore Gallery,1983

8 BC

Exhibition announcement and photograph of flying toy bird, c. 1976

A Bird

Closing announcement (Image by Raymond Pettibon)

1986: A&P Gallery

Closing announcement, 1986 (Image by Raymond Pettibon)

A&P Gallery

Party with PHOEBE LEGERE; Invitation printed on acetate, 1987


Invitation for exhibition of women artists curated by Lucy Lippard

1974: A.I.R. Invitational

“South Bronx Hall of Fame,” Fashion Moda Announcement, 1979

John Ahearn

Eleven (11) Invitations designed by Fernando Natalici, 1984-86

Area Nightclub

2 Invitations & Sales Catalogue, 1987

Art Against Aids


Invitation to exhibition at Vrej Baghoomian

1988: Jean-Michel Basquiat

“Dance On The Lower East Side,” 1983

Benefit Invitation

Invitation for the Exhibition “Paintings by Josh,” 1985


Exhibition announcement (Brancusi), 1985

Mike Bidlo, Brancusi exhibition announcement

Mike Bidlo

“Picasso’s Women,” exhibition announcement (Leo Castelli Gallery), 1988

Mike Bidlo

Invitation to reading and screening at Brownies

1993: Richard Hell and Richard Kern

Invitation to group exhibition

1989: Bullet Space, "An Act of Resistance"

Neke Carson Lottery Drawing, 1979

LaRocka Invitation, 1980

Underwear for India, 1980


“Mail Art Show” organized by VALERY OISTEANU & RAY JOHNSON, 1981


“Low-Budget Luminary: A Lamp Show,” 1981



Invitation to Private Reception for Times Square Show, 1980



Graffiti Exhibition, Fashion Moda Poster, 1980

Crash (John Matos)


JOEY ARIAS and ANN MAGNUSON present “Dali & Gala,” 1985


Invitation for Fine Arts Building exhibition curated by Jeffrey Deitch

1975: "Lives"

“Items under $5,” exhibition invitation, c. 1975

Stefan Eins

Wind Up Bird That Flies, Photograph and Announcement, 1975

Stefan Eins

“Hit the Hole,” exhibition invitation, c. 1977

Stefan Eins

Keith Haring & William S. Burroughs at Charles Lucien Gallery, 1990

Exhibition Invitation

Invitation to closing party at Fashion Moda

1979: John Ahearn, “South Bronx Hall of Fame”

John Ahearn “South Bronx Hall of Fame” Closing Party Invitation, 1979

Fashion Moda

Invitation to group exhibition at Fashion Moda

1980: Johnny "CRASH" Matos, "Graffiti Art Success for America"

Invite for Benefit Sale at the Ronald Feldman Gallery, 1985

Fashion Moda

Invitation to exhibition at P.S. 1

1978: Amanda Feilding, "Trepanation for the National Health"

“1984—A Preview,” group exhibition announcement (Ronald Feldman Fine Arts), 1983

John Fekner

Invitation, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts

1974: Meet Joseph Beuys


Semaphore exhibition announcement, 1986

Futura 2000 exhibition 1986

Futura 2000

Announcement for exhibition at Livestock Gallery, 1996

Futura 2000

Invitation for exhibition by conceptual art pioneer at John Gibson Gallery

1975: James Collins

Invitation to video premiere at Private Eyes, 1987

1987: Gracie Mansion Gallery Showcase

“Sex & Rock & Roll,” exhibition announcement and price list, 1991

Bob Gruen

Semaphore exhibition announcement, 1984

Duncan Hannah/Walter Robinson exhibition announcement

Walter Robinson/Duncan Hannah

Keith Haring at Tony Shafrazi Gallery, 1988

Keith Haring

“My Blue Period,” Invitation for Exhibition at Artist Space, 1977

Julia Heyward


Teamwork the American Way, Poster for a performance at Franklin Furnace, 1981

Candace Hill-Montgomery

Invitation for a participatory art exhibition At 3 Mercer, c. 1977.

Hit the Hole


“Manifesto Show” Posters (2), 1979

Jenny Holzer

Poster (1985)

Jenny Holzer & Guerrilla Girls

Announcement of The Island Show, 1981

Becky Howland

Invitation to the Island Show, 1981

Becky Howland

Invitation to a group show at 3 Mercer Store, c. 1975

Items Under $5

Blue Eyes Club Meeting, Mail Art, 1974

Ray Johnson

Mark Kostabi at a “Kosthappening,” signed and stamped photo, 1985

Baird Jones Mark Kostabi, Kostabi at a Kosthappenings, 1985

Baird the paparazzo

“Three Geniuses,” “Keith Haring vs. Mark Kostabi,” “The Nostalgic Nineties,” 1980s–90s

The eccentric connoisseur

Three invitations: East Village art, COLAB women, and “South Bronx Fantasies,” 1987

Baird and East Village art

Two invitations to Milk Bar exhibitions, 1988

Modern masters in nightclubs

Invitation to ‘Nachtklub Art” at Baja, 1988

Baird Jones


Party invitations featuring Mike Anderson, 1989

Dwarf tossing and midget bowling


Two nightclub events honoring Yippie pie man, 1990

Pie Assassin Aron Kay

Poster for benefit party and film screening, 1979

Just Another Asshole

“The Art of John Heartfield and His Influence,” 1985


Invitation to performance at Just Above Midtown/Downtown

1982: Madeleine Keller & Janet Ziff, "The Fine Art of Waitressing"

NEKE CARSON, Invitation for “Underwear for India Benefit Party,” 1980


JAYNE COUNTY performance Invitation, 1992


Invitation to benefit exhibition at CHARAS/El Bohio

1999: Livestock presents "NY2K"

“Shelves,” exhibition announcement, c. 1973

Michael Malloy


Invites to Absurdity Show, 1981

Alan W. Moore

LEGS MCNEIL, ARTURO VEGA, TINA L’HOTSKY, “War Games/Combat Love Party,” 1979


3 Mercer Street Store Poster, 1972

Tom Otterness

Drag-Aid, 1986


“Heaven and Hell,” Exhibition in Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2002

Poster / Brochure


Invitation for TAYLOR MEAD show w/ JOHN GIORNO & RICHARD HELL, 1982


Invitation to exhibition at Fun Gallery

1982: Lee Quiñones, "Rusto-LEE-um"

Fashion Moda Poster/Flyer fo Exhibition by “R.V.” c. 1984



A. More Store Poster 1983

Judy Rifka

Invitation to exhibition at Steinbaum Krauss Gallery

1994: Miriam Schapiro, "Collaboration Series: Mother Russia"

Postcard for “Double Take” at 3 Mercer St. Store

Willoughby Sharp

Invitation to exhibition at Metro Pictures

1981: Cindy Sherman, "New Work"


Haim Steinbach, Fashion Moda Poster, 1980

Haim Steinbach

Invitation to group exhibition at Barbara Braathen Gallery

1986: Surrealismo!

Joseph Nechvatal presents issue #13 launch party, 1986

Tellus, The Audio Cassette Magazine


Grand Opening Celebration of BURN BABY BURN, Invitation, 1985


Flyer for Opening of 5 & Dime Art Store, 1984

Todd's Copy Shop

Exhibition at No Se No, invitation designed by Toyo Tsuchiya, 1985

Rivington School

Private opening for basement, 1986



Invitation for “Art Un-Censored” at TUNNEL, 1987

Jimmy DeSana, un-censored


Invitation for “Art Un-Censored,” WITH BAIRD JONES, JIMMY DESANA, & RUDOLF, 1987


GIORNO POETRY SYSTEMS, record release party for “Smack My Crack,” 1987


MICHAEL ALIG Presents “Third Annual Filthy Mouth Contest” w/ Judge MICHAEL MUSTO, 1988


SALVADOR DALI in Person! An exhibition of forgeries with a performance by JOEY ARIAS, 1988



MICHAEL ALIG and JAMES ST. JAMES Invite “The Chosen Few,’ 1988


Invitation to first posthumous exhibition

1987: Andy Warhol, "Recent Work"

Invitation to exhibition at Washington Project for the Arts

1978: "Punk Art"


Martin Wong