Rare Books

"The Art Of The Motorcycle" 1998

[427] pp.

1998

Guggenheim Museum

12 1/4" x 10 1/4"

Published in conjunction with the exhibition The art of the motorcycle, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, June 26-September 20, 1998. Contents: Preface / Thomas Krens -- Issues in the evolution of the motorcycle / Charles M. Falco -- Cycles of paradox / Mark C. Taylor, José Márquez -- Song of the sausage creature / Hunter S. Thompson -- The art of the motorcycle : outlaws, animals, and sex machines / Ted Polhemus -- Bikes were always work for me / Dennis Hopper -- Freedom or death : notes on the motorcycle in film and video / Art Simon -- Bosozoku (motorcycle gangs) / Ikuya Sato -- To the edge : motorcycles and danger / Melissa Holbrook Pierson -- Inventing the motorcycle : 1868-1919 / Vanessa Rocco -- The machine age : 1922-1929 / Matthew Drutt -- New world orders : 1930-1944 / Matthew Drutt -- Freedom and postwar mobility : 1946-1958 / Greg Jordan -- Popular culture/counterculture: 1960-1969 / Greg Jordan -- Getting away from it all : 1969-1978 / Sarah Botts -- The consumer years : 1982-1989 / Sarah Botts -- Retro/revolutionary : 1993-1998 / Ultan Guilfoyle -- Motorcycle books / Charles M. Falco. Motorcycles -- History -- Exhibitions. Motorcycles. Motorfietsen. Vormgeving. Exhibition catalogs. History.


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