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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock with these Staff Picks

The "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and ImagesThe "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and Images
Bill Owens: Altamont 1969Bill Owens: Altamont 1969
Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & MusicWoodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music
As It Was: Frank Habicht's SixtiesAs It Was: Frank Habicht's Sixties
Jan Ságl: Plastic People Primitives GroupJan Ságl: Plastic People Primitives Group
Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for UtopiaHippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia
Jim Marshall: PeaceJim Marshall: Peace
Hippie ChicHippie Chic
John Cohen: Here and Gone, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie & the 1960sJohn Cohen: Here and Gone, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie & the 1960s
Come Alive!: The Spirited Art of Sister CoritaCome Alive!: The Spirited Art of Sister Corita

The "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and ImagesThe "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and Images

Published by Reel Art Press/BMG Books.
By The Zombies. Foreword by Tom Petty. Text by Scott B. Bomar, Cindy da Silva. Contributions by Brian Wilson, Carlos Santana, Paul Weller.

Released 50 years ago, and celebrated in this new book, the Zombies' final album Odessey and Oracle is a masterpiece of '60s rock

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Hardcover, 10 x 10 in. / 152 pgs / 62 color / 43 bw.

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Bill Owens: Altamont 1969Bill Owens: Altamont 1969

Published by Damiani.
Edited with text by Claudia Zanfi. Text by Sasha Frere-Jones, Bill Owens.

The turbulent, iconic festival captured in previously unpublished images

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Damiani

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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 48 color / 11 bw.

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Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & MusicWoodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music

Published by Reel Art Press.
By Michael Lang.

The official 50th-anniversary book on the festival that epitomizes the '60s

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Reel Art Press

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Hardcover, 10 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color / 150 bw.

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As It Was: Frank Habicht's SixtiesAs It Was: Frank Habicht's Sixties

Published by Hatje Cantz.
Edited with text by Florian Habicht. Text by Heather Cremonesi, Valerie Mendes.

Young London, permissive paradise: Habicht’s images capture the uninhibited spirit of the 1960s

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Hatje Cantz

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Hardcover, 11 x 13 in. / 240 pgs / 193 bw.

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Jan Ságl: Plastic People Primitives GroupJan Ságl: Plastic People Primitives Group

Dancing on the Double Ice

Published by Kant.
Edited and with text by Jan Ságl. Preface by Lenka Bucilová. Interviews by Petr Volf.

In mid-1960s Czechoslovakia, prior to the Soviet invasion, the hippie ethos reigned supreme. Photographer Jan Ságl (born 1942), now well known for his photographs of Paris, was on hand to document the communes, bands and performances of the time. He photographed the scenes around the artist Zorka Ságlová, the art theorist Vera Jirousová and bands such as the Primitives Group, the Plastic People of the Universe, DG 307, Aktual and others. In the spring of 1976, while Ságl and his wife were holidaying at their weekend cottage, the police cracked down on the circle around these bands, searching homes, interrogating "suspects" and making arrests. Ságl returned home just in time to hide his photographs, which would otherwise have led to many further arrests. They remained hidden, and were eventually thought lost, until 2012, when Ságl unearthed the images--compiling them in this astonishing, massive panorama of an otherwise undocumented Czech counterculture.

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Kant

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Hardcover, 9 x 9 in. / 540 pgs / 553 bw.

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Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for UtopiaHippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia

Published by Walker Art Center.
Edited with text by Andrew Blauvelt. Text by Greg Castillo, Esther Choi, Alison Clarke, Hugh Dubberly, Ross Elfline, Craig Peariso, Tina Rivers Ryan, Catharine Rossi, Simon Sadler, Felicity Scott, Lorraine Wild with David Karwan. Interviews by Adam Gildar, Susan Snodgrass, Elizabeth Glass.

Hippie Modernism examines the art, architecture and design of the counterculture of the 1960s and early 1970s. The catalog surveys the radical experiments that challenged societal norms while proposing new kinds of technological, ecological and political utopia. It includes the counter-design proposals of Victor Papanek and the anti-design polemics of Global Tools; the radical architectural visions of Archigram, Superstudio, Haus-Rucker-Co and ONYX; the installations of Ken Isaacs, Joan Hills, Mark Boyle, Hélio Oiticica and Neville D'Almeida; the experimental films of Jordan Belson, Bruce Conner and John Whitney; posters and prints by Emory Douglas, Corita Kent and Victor Moscoso; documentation of performances by the Diggers and the Cockettes; publications such as Oz and The Whole Earth Catalog; books by Marshall McLuhan and Buckminster Fuller; and much more.

While the turbulent social history of the 1960s is well known, its cultural production remains comparatively under-examined. In this substantial volume, scholars explore a range of practices such as radical architectural and anti-design movements emerging in Europe and North America; the print revolution in the graphic design of books, posters and magazines; and new forms of cultural practice that merged street theater and radical politics. Through a profusion of illustrations, interviews with figures, including Gerd Stern of USCO, Ken Isaacs, Gunther Zamp Kelp of Haus-Rucker-Co, Ron Williams and Woody Rainey of ONYX, Franco Raggi of Global Tools, Tony Martin, Clark Richert and Richard Kallweit of Drop City, as well as new scholarly writings, this book explores the conjunction of the countercultural ethos and the modernist desire to fuse art and life.



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Jim Marshall: PeaceJim Marshall: Peace

Published by Reel Art Press.
Foreword by Shepard Fairey. Text by Peter Doggett. Afterword by Joan Baez.

The life of a symbol, in the streets and on the subway—a plea for a peaceful world

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Reel Art Press

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Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 128 pgs / 120 bw.

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Hippie ChicHippie Chic

Published by MFA Publications.
Text by Lauren D. Whitley.

The 1960s saw a revolution in fashion that was born, like most things new and hip in that era, of youth rebellion in the streets. For the first time, designers didn’t dictate the trends. Instead, the latest looks trickled up into the top fashion houses (Halston and Yves Saint Laurent among them), by way of bohemian boutiques and avant-garde labels with names like Granny Takes a Trip and Cosmic Couture, and musicians like the Beatles, Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix. Defying easy definition but becoming an international phenomenon all the same, hippie fashion twisted and turned from trippy to retro and crafty to ethnic. The accompanying idea that one can express a personal style with clothing went against everything about the previous generation’s notion of matching suits or ladylike ensembles dictated by social class or profession. Sumptuous photography, dynamic design, and far-out images from the era make Hippie Chic a must-have book that goes past peace signs and patchouli to unearth how hippies forever changed the way fashion functions.

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MFA Publications

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Hardcover, 8 x 10.5 in. / 152 pgs / 145 color.

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John Cohen: Here and Gone, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie & the 1960sJohn Cohen: Here and Gone, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie & the 1960s

Published by Steidl.

John Cohen was a founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers, one of the American folk revival's most authentic and respected musical groups. In the 1960s he made a series of photographs of the last years of Woody Guthrie's life, and early portraits of Bob Dylan on his arrival in New York, depicting two titans of American music at opposite ends of their careers. In the process, Cohen portrayed one of the great moments of American folk music history. The book contains other images from the 1960s, including the music scenes at Washington Square and on MacDougal Street in Greenwich Village, images of Jerry Garcia and the musicians in San Francisco's Family Dog, as well as the psychedelic Sky River Rock festival. In 1970, Dylan requested Cohen make another set of color photographs of him with a camera that could take photographs from a block away. He was portrayed walking unrecognized on the streets of the city and at a farm in upstate New York. The photographs were used in Dylan's album Self Portrait.

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Steidl

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Hardcover, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.

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Come Alive!: The Spirited Art of Sister CoritaCome Alive!: The Spirited Art of Sister Corita

Published by Four Corners Books.
Text by Julie Ault, Daniel Berrigan.

At 18, Corita Kent (1918-86) entered the Roman Catholic order of Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Los Angeles, where she taught art and eventually ran the art department. After more than 30 years, at the end of the 1960s, she left the order to devote herself to making her own work. Over a 35-year career she made watercolors, posters, books and banners--and most of all, serigraphs--in an accessible and dynamic style that appropriated techniques from advertising, consumerism and graffiti. The earliest, which she began showing in 1951, borrowed phrases and depicted images from the Bible; by the 1960s, she was using song lyrics and publicity slogans as raw material. Eschewing convention, she produced cheap, readily available multiples, including a postage stamp. Her work was popular but largely neglected by the art establishment--though it was always embraced by such design luminaries as Charles and Ray Eames, Buckminster Fuller and Saul Bass. More recently, she has been increasingly recognized as one of the most innovative and unusual Pop artists of the 1960s, battling the political and religious establishments, revolutionizing graphic design and making some of the most striking--and joyful--American art of her era, all while living and practicing as a Catholic nun. This first study of her work, organized by Julie Ault on the 20th anniversary of Kent's death, with essays by Ault and Daniel Berrigan, is the first to examine this important American outsider artist's life and career, and contains more than 90 illustrations, many of which are reproduced for the first time, in vibrant, and occasionally Day-Glo, color.

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