BC Lifestyle CU, 2012/2014
Bernadette Corporation with Benjamin Alexander Huseby
Inkjet print on Canson Baryta Photographique
9 3/4 x 7 inches / 24,8 x 17,8 cm
Edition of 100 + 3 AP
Signed and Numbered

Bernadette Corporation:
2000 Wasted Years

Advanced Release Limited Edition Set
$200



Bernadette Corporation: 2000 Wasted Years
Produced by Artists Space
Published by Walther König Books, London
400 pages, full color throughout, 7.5 x 10”
Publication Date & Launch Party:
Sunday, July 20, 2014, 6pm
For location and more information click here

BC Lifestyle CU, 2012/2014
Bernadette Corporation with Benjamin Alexander Huseby
Inkjet print on Canson Baryta Photographique
9 3/4 x 7 inches / 24,8 x 17,8 cm
Edition of 100 + 3 AP
Signed and Numbered

Artists Space is proud to announce Bernadette Corporation: 2000 Wasted Years, the first monograph on the work of Bernadette Corporation.

Since the 1990s the New York-based collective has fashioned itself as publisher, filmmaker, designer, novelist, artist, political radical, among other identities. The book extends from their retrospective Bernadette Corporation: 2000 Wasted Years at Artists Space in 2012, constituting yet another site to reframe the activities of BC spanning the past 20 years.

Bernadette Corporation: 2000 Wasted Years is structured chronologically, loosely following the year-by-year timeline of the group’s history. The publication gathers a vast array of visual and textual material spanning the rich image grammar and styling of BC’s operations within the realm of so called style-culture, including a fashion line; their interventions into the publishing culture of the ‘90s, including BC’s own short-lived magazine Made in USA; the fragmented output of Pedestrian Cinema developed during the group’s time in Berlin; up to the fusion of poetics, branding and meta-commentary that characterized Bernadette Corporation’s gallery shows of the 2000s.

Edited by Bernadette Corporation, Jim Fletcher,
Richard Birkett and Stefan Kalmár
With text contributions by Caroline Busta, Jim Fletcher,
Tom Holert and Josef Strau

With photos by Alex Antitch, Mark Borthwick, Dietmar Busse, Anders Edstrom, Jamil GS, Benjamin Alexander Huseby, JMN, Marcelo Krasilcic, Cris Moor, Eline Mugaas, Marlene McCarty and Donald Moffett, Wolfgang Tillmans, Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, David Vasiljevic, and Wah

Designed by Bill Hayden and Eric Wrenn

Related Exhibition: Bernadette Corporation: 2000 Wasted Years
September 9 – December 16, 2012