Buzz Spector
American, b. 1948. Lives and works in New York

Buzz Spector: Alterations, Saint Louis Art Museum. November 20, 2020- May 31, 2021

Artist's videos on the YouTube BDG Channel Playlist YouTube Playlist



Recent Press:

- Interviews of Buzz Spector on the YOUTUBE Gallery playlist (Watch Interview on YouTube)
- Buzz Spector in Art in America (April 2014) - Interview with Alex Kitnick Art in America

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Buzz Spector
Écriture 2
Pulp painting on cotton
22 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Rim/baud
Pulp painting on cotton
25 x 42 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Okay Okay
Abaca over yarn on cotton
35 x 40 inches
Buzz Spector
Kozo Book
Kozo on cotton and hemp
27 1/2 x 36 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
A Wound in the Sea
Hemp on cotton
27 1/2 x 36 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Between the Sheets
Handmade altered book
6 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Ampersand
Pulp painting on cotton
22 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Dark Sails
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Fox Talbot 3
Handmade paper
17 x 24 inches
Buzz Spector
Arte Pura
Handmade Altered Book
9 x 9 x 1 inches
Buzz Spector
Fox Talbot 8
Handmade paper
30 x 22 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Marcel Broodthaers 2
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
GRAY
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Fox Talbot 9
Handmade paper
30 x 22 3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Found Polaroids
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Écriture 3
Pulp painting on cotton
22 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
EGO
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
About the Author 1-2-3
Photo and text on museum board on aluminium
14 x 47-1/2 x 5 inches (each)
Buzz Spector
Altered K
Handmade altered book
12 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Fox Talbot 4
Handmade paper
16 1/2 x 24 inches
Buzz Spector
Altered LeWitt
Altered found book
8 7/8 x 17 3/4 x 7/8 inches
Buzz Spector
Écriture
Altered blank book with pen nibs in frame
12 7/8 x 27 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Écriture 1
Pulp painting on cotton
22 1/4 x 25 1/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Face to Face
Altered found book
10 5/8 x 17 1/4 x 1 inches
Buzz Spector
About the Author 1
Photo and text on museum board on aluminium
14 x 47-1/2 x 5 inches (edition of 3)
Buzz Spector
About the Author 2
Photo and text on museum board on aluminium
14 x 47-1/2 x 5 inches (edition of 3)
Buzz Spector
About the Author 3
Photo and text on museum board on aluminium
14 x 47-1/2 x 5 inches (edition of 3)
Buzz Spector
Authors Libraries 9
Collaged dust jacket elements on museum board
13-3/4 x 46-1/4 inches (Framed)
Buzz Spector
Echo
Collaged dust jacket elements on museum board
34 x 17 inches (Framed)
Buzz Spector
Authors Thinking #3
Collage on museum board
13-1/4 x 37-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Authors (Features #1)
Collaged book jacket cover and photos on paper
13-1/4 x 37-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Effaced Nabokov
Altered Book (Edition of 5)
1-3/4 x 12-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches
Buzz Spector
Colloquium 4
Collaged book pages on paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Writers Bloc 2 (blue)
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Writers as Others 4
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Open Book 2
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Writers: Hats and Scarves
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Writers Bloc 1
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Praise for the Birth of Venus
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Praise for the Calligrapher
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Author's Introduction
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
We Think of Outselves as Having High Moral Standards
Collaged dust jacket elements on handmade paper
12-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (framed)
Buzz Spector
Drowning Man
Ink on handmade paper
38 x 28 inches (image) - 44 x 34-1/2 inches (frame
Buzz Spector
murmur/echo
Ink on handmade paper
63 x 41 inches (paper - 68.5x46x6 inches (frame)
Buzz Spector
Suprematism (with eight red rectangles)
5 colors debossed print (Edition of 20)
22-1/2 x 19 inches (sheet size)
Buzz Spector
Over The Ocean Waves
Ink on handmade paper
26-1/2 x 22-3/4 inches (sheet size)
Buzz Spector
FREEZE FREUD II
Interior dye diffusion print (polaroid)
55 x 47 inches-diptych (framed size)
Buzz Spector
Malevich: with 8 red rectangles
Books with wall element
Size variable
Buzz Spector
murmur/echo
Ink on handmade paper
28 x 40 inches (Diptych)
Buzz Spector
Marcel Broodthaers
Torn offset printed papers (200 pages) in wood frame
21-3/4 x 17-3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
Marcel Broodthaers (detail)
Torn offset printed papers (200 pages) in wood frame
21-3/4 x 17-3/4 inches
Buzz Spector
MENSEM
Encaustic on books
54 x 47 x 3 inches
Buzz Spector
17 Books About Marcel Broodtaers
Interior dye diffusion print (polaroid)
31 x 23 inches
Buzz Spector
Romance
Ink and watercolor on postcards on paper
16 x 10 inches (Image size)
Buzz Spector
Dipsomania (After Man Ray)
Ink on postcards on paper
24.5 x 20.5 inches
Buzz Spector
Punchlines I
Ink on postcards on paper
17 x 27 inches
Buzz Spector
My Fiction
Interior dye diffusion prints (polaroid)
66 x 72 inches (overall size)
Buzz Spector
Chapman's Homer
Linen over yarn on cotton on museum board in wood frame
51-1/2 x 39 inches
Buzz Spector
Creeley's Creeleys
Interior dye diffusion print (polaroid)
34 x 22 inches
Buzz Spector
Fade to Blanc
Linen over yarn with black cotton on cotton - on museum board
24 x 18 inches
Buzz Spector
White Insistence
Altered book
7 x 9-1/2 x 1 inches
Buzz Spector
...bursts of memory
Handmade paper (abaca over yarn over cotton)
37 x 56 inches
Buzz Spector
Big Book (2)
Monotype on Paper
36 x 28 inches
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Big Red C
Interior dye diffusion print (polaroid)
22 x 35 inches