De Appel Bulletins 1981 -1983
Complete set of the first three years of the quarterly publication by the illustrious Amsterdam based art space. Comprises Nos.1, 2, 3/4 1981; Nos.1, 2, 3, 4 1982; Nos.1, 2, 3/4 1983 (10 copies). Amsterdam, Stichting De Appel, 1981-1983. Softcover, staple bound, 29.5 x 21 cm (1981-82), 29.7 x 22 cm (1983). Edited by Josine van Droffelaar and Wies Smals.
The bulletin features b/w ills., artists' contributions and texts in Dutch and English about De Appel projects. From 1984 to 1990 the magazine continued in a different format, 25 issues were published in total. No.2 1981 includes an item on Gossip, Scandal and Good Manners by Ulises Carrion. No.3/4 1983 is the special In Memoriam issue for Wies Smals, founder of De Appel, Barbara Bloom made a beautiful cover with a small square of gold and silver rice paper pasted on front and back. The set is in fine condition. (total 10)