BOMB 3, Spring 1982

The cover of BOMB 3

Barbara Kruger & Richard Prince, Keith Sonnier, Valie Export by Gary Indiana, Alan Scarritt, and Jim Chladek. Cover by Mark Magill.

The Motion of Verbs

by Liza Béar

“The Motion of Verbs,” a text exploring communications and documentary, written by Liza Béar after a dialogue between her and Betsy Sussler. 

Valie Export

by Gary Indiana

Filmmaker Valie Export speaks to Gary Indiana about the trials and tribulations of making cinema in Austria, describing past moments of backlash and her fascination with the "dead" city of Vienna.

The Writing On the Wall

by Michael McClard

On the brink of the massive 1984 cable deregulation, Michael McClard talks TV politics with ETC's Jim Chladek. With home entertainment changing, yet again, by the internet, this discussion on public access takes on new meaning.

You Are Not I

Write-up for a film by Sara Driver based on a short story by Paul Bowles in which a mix up between two sisters ensues. 

Mica TV

by Carole Ann Klonarides

Carol Ann Klonarides's first hand account of alternative spaces in the ’80s and her own experiments with TV including Richard Prince, Cindy Sherman, Laurie Simmons. This article is only available in print.

A short story concerning the combination of fiction and dentistry, "Dilemma," by Liza Bear. 

Mississippi/New York

by Allen Frame

Five black and white photographs of figures alone and in groups, David Kain in Sarah's Kitchen, Linda Chappel at Home, Outside Brown's Delishoppe, Bill, Charlie, Butch, and Ken, Tom, Kavoof

All Tomorrow's Parties

Artists Barbara Kruger and Richard Prince have a double conversation, each beginning with the same question and answer.

Broken Images

by Lisa Kahane

Altered photographs of monumental stone figures representing "ruined" wisdom and force, Broken Images by Lisa Kahane. 

Spring 1982
The cover of BOMB 3