BREAD AND PUPPET

PUBLICATIONS / EPHEMERA / CALENDARS / POSTERS / VIDEOS...

PUBLICATIONS [medium to large format]

A Lecture to Art Students at SUNY / Purchase in New York  1987 
Bible
Bread 1984 (and also later edition in 1994) 
Bread & Puppet Museum  1998 
Chickens and Earmuffs 1992
Crash into the Grass
Crows & Angels: Burt Poter's Christmas Sonnets  1993
Diagonal Man (book / poster)  1982 
Donkeyride over Dexter Hill (small book - story)   1984 / 1994
Electricity 1991-2
Fiddle Sermons from Insurrection Masses with Funeral Marches for Rotten Ideas  1999
Finished Waiting 2004
Green Man 1996
Hallelujah  1983
I Am You  2004
Iron Landscape 1991-2
La Ballata Dei XIV Giorni di Masaniello   
Life of a Squirrel 1996
Metropolitan Indian Report No. 1  1989 
Presents the Story of the One Who Set Out to Study Fear  1982-3 
16 Shrouds for the World Bank & IMF  1995 
68 Ways to Make Really Big Puppets 1996
Snow Business  2007
Terrible Book 1990
The Animist's Book of Trees (Dragon Dance Theatre)  1995 
The Beggars 2004
The City of Brotherly-Love Passion Play  1998
The Foot  2002
The Heartrendering Scream Choir  2004
The Old Art of Puppetry in The New World Order 1993
The Radicality of the Puppet Theater 1990
The Rise of the Washer Woman Grace of New York City - 1981 (drawings for Gracy Paley) 1982
The Same Boat: The Passion of Chico Mendes (verse by Burt Porter) 1989 
Treeclimber  2004
This is (published by The Janus Press) 1980 
Trumpet and Chair  1986 
Uprising of The Beast After the Good Life Fails  1987 
Wage Labor System Sermon 2
We Grass
Who is Dancing 2004
   
PUBLICATIONS [small format]   

 

 
Alone We Are Weak Together We Are Strong 2002
Bodies  1998
Carpe Diem 1990
Cheap Art Comprehensive Vision Manifesto nd
Columbus I   1991
Courage Book 1990
Donkyride Over Dexterhill 1984 - 1994
Gates of Hell  1999
Hope 1995
Icarus 1988
Independence  2007
Joan of Arc 2002
Mother Sourdough 1993 
M.O.V.E. Passion   1998 
Mr. Budhoo's Letter of Resignation from the International Monetary Fund 1995
O Calf 1999
Rehearsing with the Gods 2004
Remi's Wall 1997
Seven Alabama Churches nd
Structural Man Adujst Ms. Poverty 1995
Supersanta's Asymetrical Assult 2006
The Chairs 1997 
The Foot  1987
The Oratorio of the Possibilitarians  2003
Tomatoprince  2003
Two Chickens in Love 2001
Utility Book  1990
Washer Woman Cantata No. 2 nd
Wings 1994 
You Are Beautiful My Friend 2002
   
KOMIX & TRAGIX [#s 1 - 8 "COMIX & TRAGIX"]  

 

Kasper 3 [Chapter One - in which Kasper gets executed for aiding terrorism] 2002
Kasper 6 [Ah! The Universe] 2002
Kasper 7 [Kasper Unreality] 2002
Kasper 8 [The Anti-Depressing Kasper (Suited for Birthdays & Other Thoughtful Occasions)] 2003
Kasper 9 [Kasper Jingles] 2004
Kasper 13 [Love] 2006
Kasper 25 [Kasper's Scissors Ninetology] 2007
Kasper 29 [Duck Soup] 2008
   
PETER SCHUMANN'S LECTURES   
   
A Lecture to Art Students at SUNY / Purchase in New York  1987 
Fiddle Sermons from Insurrection Masses with Funeral Marches for Rotten Ideas  1999
The Old Art of Puppetry in The New World Order 1993
The Radicality of the Puppet Theater [essay] 1990
   
EPHEMERA   

 

 
Newsletter  1994 
Newspaper # 2  1998 
Programs   1987 / 1988 / 1989 / 1991 / 1993 / 1994 / 1995 / 1996 / 1998 
Sov - Gazette (newsletter chronicle of Soviet Tour)  1988 
   
POSTERS [partial list]  
   
AH (paper)    
Arts at St. Ann's presents Josephine [large puppet with arms around smaller puppets] 1986 
man beating a drum (yellow and black on white fabric sheet)   
Not in Our Name (paper)  
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1977 [4 panels of domestic life]  1977 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1981 [house on fire]  1981 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1983 [person on chair up-side-down over village]  1983 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1986 [table - two versions]  1986
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1987 [constitution / three men holding flags] 1987 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1989 [tree and skeleton] Also: smaller poster for same year. 1989 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1991 [Uncle Sam skeleton and tree] 1991 
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1995 [puppet / tree / animal] 1995
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1996 [Uncle Sam skeleton] 1996
The Passion of Chico Mendes / the same boat (paper)   
The Third World War has already started.... (paper)    
The Thunderstorm of the Youngest Child (paper)    
the Why Cheap Art? manifesto (numerous copies in various sizes and type - paper) 1984 +
woman playing the violin (purple, yellow, green and black on white fabric sheet)  
   
CALENDARS   
   
Archetypal Slogan 1988 
Objective Calendar  1988 (two for this year)
The Tree Calendar  1990 
Uprising of the Beast  1991
Our Domestic Resurrection Circus 1992 
Grandma / Son / Aunt / Niece / Father /......... Mother Earth 1994 
Star Calendar  1995 
Circus Flags  1996 
Home 1997 
Puppet Parade  1998
Resistance Calendar  1999 
Millennium Calendar  2000 
Russian Proverb Calendar 2002 
Possibilitarian Calendar 2003
12 Reasons to visit Grandmas  2004 
Museum Calendar 2007 
Ordinary Royal Happiness Calendar 2008
People Wanted: No Experience Necessary 2009
   
CHEAP ART  [selection of works - over 20 items in all]

 

 
Men in the News #16   
Select / Accumulate / Protect (mixed media and painting on cardboard)    
Seven Alabama Churches (with text from Walter Benjamin)   
The 6 o'clock news (painting on multi-layered cardboard)   
Top Secret / Cambodia April 1969..... 1980....   
Unanswered questions manifesto - Long live Why (small painting on cardboard)   
Without hesitation (small painting on multi-layered cardboard)   
Working Class Hero (small silkscreen)   
   
VIDEOS   

 

 
AH! The Hopeful Pageantry of Bread & Puppet  A Film by Dee Dee Halleck and Tamar Schumann [84:00] - 1999 (?)
   
RECORDINGS  
   
The Dream of the Dirty Woman [Record] Earth Audio Techniques, Vermont,1980
   
BOOKS ABOUT BREAD AND PUPPET  

 

 
An Existing Better World: Notes on the Bread and Puppet Theater [by George Dennison] Automedia, 2000 
Bread and Puppet: Stories of Struggle & Faith from Central America Green Valley Film and Art, 1985 
Landscape and Desire: Bread and Puppet Pageants in the 90s [by John Bell] Bread and Puppet Press, Glover, Vermont, 1997-2004
Rehearsing With Gods: Photographs and Essays on the Bread & Puppet Theater Chelsea Green Publishing, 2004
The Bread and Puppet Theater (vol. 2) Methuen, London, 1988 / 1994 
   
CATALOGUES INCLUDING BREAD AND PUPPET  
   
Outside the Frame: Performance and the Object Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art - 1994
   
BOOKS INCLUDING BREAD AND PUPPET  
   
Collectivism After Modernism: The Art of Social Imagination After 1945 University of Minnesota Press, 2007
112 Workshop / 112 Greene Street  New York University Press, 1981
   
ARTICLES BY OR ABOUT BREAD AND PUPPET  
   
The Nineteenth Annual Domestic Resurrection Circus by John Bell Theater, Yale University, Summer/Fall, 1987