New Wave/No Wave Festival, Diego Cortez, Samo, Lee Quinones, David Byrne, Two-Page Flyer, Real Art Ways, 1981


Size: 8.5 x 11 inches

“The majority of the show comes from a recent exhibit at New York’s P.S.1, surated by Diego Cortez, which will be leaving son for a European tour. Included in the show will be three 8′ × 8′ murals by New York graffiti artists Lee Quinones, Zephyr, and Samo done with spray paint on metal panels.

There are more than 70 black and white and color photos with subjects ranging from celebrities to elaborate still lifes. Among them is a series of photographic portraits by Edo and musician David Byrne (of the Talking Heads) has contributed five large color photo works.

Included in the three-dimensional part of the show are four intricate constructions by Kenny Scharf, composed of toys, wires, thread, hair rollers and various other elements mounted on the backs of television sets and spray painted.”

David Byrne Jean-Michel Basquiat Lee Quiñones No Wave Real Art Ways