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Walead Beshty

Abstract of A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels Are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench

456 W 18th Street

October 24 – December 14, 2019

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Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Ferric ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide on cellulose-based material

Dimensions variable, 1,384 pieces

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Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

Walead Beshty, Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

Walead Beshty

Prologue to A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (1 August–8 October 2013)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, seven numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 7 pieces

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Walead Beshty

Marginalis (Los Angeles, California, September 2–30, 2013)

2019

Cyanotype chemistry on canvas

60 x 128 inches

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Walead Beshty

Marginalis (Los Angeles, California, August 1-30, 2013)

2016

Cyanotype chemistry on canvas

55 x 92.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels Are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (9 October 2013–8 October 2014)

2014

Ferric ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide on cellulose-based material

Dimensions variable, 10,174 pieces

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Walead Beshty

A Partial Disassembling of an Invention Without a Future: Helter-Skelter and Random Notes in Which the Pulleys and Cogwheels Are Lying Around at Random All Over the Workbench (9 October 2013–8 October 2014)

2014

Bound letterpress and digital offset print volumes, 52 numbered volumes

27.5 x 19.75 inches each, 52 pieces

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Thursday, October 10, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Friday, October 11, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Monday, October 14, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Tuesday, October 15, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Wednesday, October 16, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Thursday, October 17, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Friday, October 18, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Saturday, October 19, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Sunday, October 20, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Monday, October 21, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Two 180º Rotations, New York Post, Tuesday, October 22, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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Walead Beshty

Blind Collage (Three 180º Rotations, The New York Times, Wednesday, October 23, 2019)

2019

Newspaper, tape, and 22 karat gold leaf

39.4 x 31.5 inches

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