'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery

Atelier EB, Lewis Baltz, Thomas Barrow, Maurice Blanchot, Bassam Fellows, Claire Fontaine, Jay DeFeo, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Morgan Fisher, Dan Flavin, Rudi Gernreich, Liam Gillick, Liz Glynn, Eileen Gray, Jan Groover, Rachel Harrison, Larry Johnson, Craig Kauffman, Romain Kremer, Sharon Lockhart, Lee Lozano, Josiah McElheny, Lucy McKenzie, Helen Pashgian, Raymond Pettibon, Francis Picabia, Stephen Prina, Paul Scheerbart, Barbara T Smith, Dr. Dain L Tasker, Joaquim Tenreiro, Raoul Vaneigem, Kelley Walker, James Welling, Henry Wessel, Franz West, Christopher Williams. Organized by Walead Beshty.

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 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.
Installation view of 'A Machinery for Living,' organized by Walead Beshty at Petzel Gallery, New York, July 2 – August 8, 2014. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Barbara T Smith, Time Warp, 1965-1966, Xerox Print, Courtesy of the Artist and The Box, LA.
Barbara T Smith, Time Warp, 1965-1966, Xerox Print, Courtesy of the Artist and The Box, LA.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Rachel Harrison, *69, 2014, Wood, Polystyrene, Cement, Acrylic, Shopping Cart, Copper Telephone, Hula hoop, Beer Can and Toy Gun, Courtesy of the Artist and Greene Naftali.
Rachel Harrison, *69, 2014, Wood, Polystyrene, Cement, Acrylic, Shopping Cart, Copper Telephone, Hula hoop, Beer Can and Toy Gun, Courtesy of the Artist and Greene Naftali.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Lewis Baltz, New Industrial Parks, Element #49: detail, 1974, Gelatin Silver Print, Courtesy of Gallery Luisotti.
Lewis Baltz, New Industrial Parks, Element #49: detail, 1974, Gelatin Silver Print, Courtesy of Gallery Luisotti.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Jay DeFeo, Untitled, 1953-55, Galvanized Steel wire, Blackened Steel Wire and Silver Solder, Courtesy The Jay DeFeo Trust and Mitchell-Innes & Nash.
Jay DeFeo, Untitled, 1953-55, Galvanized Steel wire, Blackened Steel Wire and Silver Solder, Courtesy The Jay DeFeo Trust and Mitchell-Innes & Nash.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Claire Fontaine, La Societe du Spectacle Brickbat, 2006, Bricks and Brick Fragments, Laser Impression, Rubber Band, Courtesy of the Artist and Metro Pictures.
Claire Fontaine, La Societe du Spectacle Brickbat, 2006, Bricks and Brick Fragments, Laser Impression, Rubber Band, Courtesy of the Artist and Metro Pictures.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Francis Pacabia, 291 Magazine (no. 5/6), July/August 1915, Courtesy Francis M. Naumann Fine Art.
Francis Pacabia, 291 Magazine (no. 5/6), July/August 1915, Courtesy Francis M. Naumann Fine Art.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Dan Flavin, Untitled (monument for V. Tatlin), 1967, Cool White Fluorescent Light, Courtesy of the Artist and Paula Cooper Gallery, New York.
Dan Flavin, Untitled (monument for V. Tatlin), 1967, Cool White Fluorescent Light, Courtesy of the Artist and Paula Cooper Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for Josiah McElheney, Models for an abstract body (after Delaunay and Malevich), 2012, Patinated Cold-Roll Steel, Cedar Wood, Low Iron Glass, Hand Blown and Carved Glass, Courtesy of the Artist and Andrea Rosen Gallery.
Josiah McElheney, Models for an abstract body (after Delaunay and Malevich), 2012, Patinated Cold-Roll Steel, Cedar Wood, Low Iron Glass, Hand Blown and Carved Glass, Courtesy of the Artist and Andrea Rosen Gallery.


 in Pictures for 'A Machinery for Living' at Petzel Gallery. Image for James Welling, Hands #1, 1975, Chromogenic Exhibition Print, Courtesy of the Artist and Regen Projects.
James Welling, Hands #1, 1975, Chromogenic Exhibition Print, Courtesy of the Artist and Regen Projects.