ALAN SONFIST

1946, New York

BOOKS BY OR ABOUT SONFIST
     
Art in the Land: A Critical Anthology of Environmental Art [edited by Sonfist] Dutton 1983
Nature: The End of Art - Environmental Landscapes: Alan Sonfist Gli Ori, Florence, Italy / D.A.P. 2004
     
ESSAYS AND ARTICLES BY SONFIST     
     
Interdependence  On Site #4 - Not Seen and/or Less Seen of... 1973
     
INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES 
Alan Sonfist: History and the Landscape The University of Iowa Museum of Art 1997
CATALOGUES INCLUDING SONFIST    
     
A View of a Decade 1967-1977  Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago  1977
Bodyworks Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago 1975
Creative Solutions to Ecological Issues Dallas Museum of Natural History [traveled] 1993
Documenta 6 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger]  Kassel, Germany  1977 
Earth, Air, Fire, Water: Elements of Art Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 1971 
Ecovention: Current Art to Transform Ecologies  The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 2002
Fragile Ecologies: Contemporary Artists' Interpretation and Solutions The Queens Museum, New York 1992
Land Marks: New site proposals by twenty-two original pioneers of environmental art   Bard College Center  1984
9th Biennale de Paris Musee d'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris 1975
Reasoned Space  Center for Creative Photography, U. of Arizona 1980
Reflections: New Conceptions of Nature Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University 1984
Revered Earth Center for Contemporary Arts of Santa Fe 1990
Sculpture 3 New York Artists on Tour New York Cultural Council 1973
Urban Encounters: Art Architecture Audience  ICA, University of Pennsylvania 1980
     
SELECTED  BOOKS INCLUDING SONFIST    
     
Art in the Land: A Critical Anthology of Environmental Art E. P. Dutton 1983
Artpark: The Program in Visual Arts [documentation of 1974-6 projects] Artpark, New York 1976
Get the Message? A Decade of Art for Social Change [Lucy Lippard] E.P. Dutton 1984
Land and Environmental Art Phaidon 1998
Land Art Tate Publishing 2006
Mapping the Terrain: New Genre Public Art Bay Press 1995
112 Workshop / 112 Greene Street  New York University Press 1981
Overlay: Contemporary Art and the Art of Prehistory  Pantheon  1983 
The Lure of the Local: senses of place in a multicentered society The New Press, New York 1997
Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings  University of California Press 1996 
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS     
     
On Site #4 - Not Seen and/or Less Seen of... Site, Inc., New York 1973
     
SELECTED PERIODICALS INCLUDING SONFIST    
     
Art in America [The alchemist and the phenomenologist (Gordon Matta-Clark and Alan Sonfist)]  March-April 1971
Art in America [Manhattan Seven (including Matta-Clark, Sonfist, and Haacke)] July-August  1977 
Art in America [ Serra's Tilted Arc Update (also comment on public work by Alan Sonfist)] February  1988
Art Journal [From the Other Side: Public Artists on Public Art] Winter  1989
New Observations # 81 Terra Firma [interview with Sonfist] New Observations Ltd, New York 1991
EXHIBITION REVIEWS     
     
Alan Sonfist at Ariadne  Art in America, January-February  1976