GENERAL IDEA 1969-1994
The Armoury of the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion 1986
Offset on paper mounted on linen fold-out, cotton ties
Folded: 283 x 140 mm; unfolded: 560 x 720 mm;
assembled: 145 x 425 x 280 mm
Edition of 50, signed and numbered
Published by Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
Produced to accompany General Idea's installation and exhibition of the same name at Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 11 July - 24 August 1986.
The edition unfolds to create a 3-dimensional replica of the
Armoury of the Pavillion.
FILE Megazine (no. 25, 1986) 1986
"Sex, Drugs, Rock 'n' Roll and Art & Text Issue"
Web offset periodical, 64 pp. plus cover,
black-and-white reproductions and spot colour:
355 x 280 mm
Edition of 3000
Published by Art Official Inc., Toronto and Art & Text, Sydney
Collaboration with Art & Text magazine, guest edited by Paul Taylor, and includes Malcolm McLaren's Chicken Magazine.
FILE Megazine (no. 26, Xmas 1986) 1986
Offset periodical, 120 pp. plus cover, black-and-white and colour reproductions, with fold-out by Ken Lum, 8 colour front and end papers,
additional colour inside card pages, front and back: 254 x 180 mm
Edition of approximately 3000
Published by Art Official Inc., Toronto
Fold-out by Ken Lum, Cecil and Ethel Grott and Untitled sculpture, offset on paper: 254 x 597 mm.
The Luna Award 1986
Enamel on wood, plastic: 380 x 125 (diam.) mm
Prototype for an edition never completed
Winning prototype of a design for a television award commissioned by the Academy of Canadian Cinema, but never produced.
Phoenix with a P 1986
Screenprint on paper: 887 x 585 mm
Edition of 40 plus 4 A/Ps, signed and numbered
Published by Galerie Graff, Montreal
Soup Rack 1986
81 cans of Campbell's-brand soup on steel rack:
910 x 615 x 68 mm
Edition of 3 A/Ps (all destroyed), unsigned and
Produced as part of the installation The Fallout Shelter from the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion included in the exhibition Caravelles-Quadriennale
internationale de Design/General Idea/Ken Lum at Le Magasin, Centre national d'art contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble,
22 June - 25 September 1986. The edition was intended ultimately to consist of as many copies as there are types of Campbell's soup, thus each copy is unique.
When the Fur Flies 1986
Offset on paper: 752 x 553 mm
Edition of 100, signed and numbered
Published by Galerie Montenay-Delsol, Paris
See 8704, 8818.