'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley

Fia Backström, Julien Bismuth, Michael Dean, Ryan Gander, James Hoff, Susan Howe, Christopher Knowles, Sophia Le Fraga, Rick Myers, Research Service, Aram Saroyan, Imogen Stidworthy, Sue Tompkins, and Ben Vida. Curated by Rachel Valinsky.

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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


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Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014  Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York
Installation view: Itself Not So, curated by Rachel Valinsky, Lisa Cooley, New York, 2014 Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Imogen Stidworthy, I Hate, 2007, Single-channel HD video, 7:10 minutes. Courtesy of the artist; Matt’s Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York
Imogen Stidworthy, I Hate, 2007, Single-channel HD video, 7:10 minutes. Courtesy of the artist; Matt’s Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Imogen Stidworthy, I Hate, 2007, Single-channel HD video, 7:10 minutes. Courtesy of the artist; Matt’s Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York
Imogen Stidworthy, I Hate, 2007, Single-channel HD video, 7:10 minutes. Courtesy of the artist; Matt’s Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Ben Vida, Slipping Control (pink/green/blue), 2013-2014, Digital Print, In 3 parts: 37.5 x 26.5 inches each. Framed: 37.75 x 26.75 inches each. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Ben Vida, Slipping Control (pink/green/blue), 2013-2014, Digital Print, In 3 parts: 37.5 x 26.5 inches each. Framed: 37.75 x 26.75 inches each. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Fia Backström, An-alpha/pet-isms..., 2014, Ink-jet print on vinyl film, steel, and industrial screws, In 5 parts: 60 x 36 inches; 54 x 36 inches; 48 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Fia Backström, An-alpha/pet-isms..., 2014, Ink-jet print on vinyl film, steel, and industrial screws, In 5 parts: 60 x 36 inches; 54 x 36 inches; 48 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Fia Backström, An-alpha/pet-isms... (detail), 2014, Ink-jet print on vinyl film, steel, and industrial screws, In 5 parts: 60 x 36 inches; 54 x 36 inches; 48 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Fia Backström, An-alpha/pet-isms... (detail), 2014, Ink-jet print on vinyl film, steel, and industrial screws, In 5 parts: 60 x 36 inches; 54 x 36 inches; 48 x 36 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Research Service, If Your Phone Doesn't Ring, It's Me, 2014, Mixed media installation, Variable dimensions. Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York
Research Service, If Your Phone Doesn't Ring, It's Me, 2014, Mixed media installation, Variable dimensions. Courtesy of the artists and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for James Hoff, Stuxnet No. 5, 2014, Chromaluxe transfer on aluminum, 30 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Callicoon Fine Arts, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York
James Hoff, Stuxnet No. 5, 2014, Chromaluxe transfer on aluminum, 30 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Callicoon Fine Arts, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for James Hoff, Concept Virus #1, 2013, Enamel on aluminum, 32 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Callicoon Fine Arts, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York
James Hoff, Concept Virus #1, 2013, Enamel on aluminum, 32 x 24 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Callicoon Fine Arts, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Sophia Le Fraga, from left to right: TH3 B4LD 5OPRANO; or, English Made Easy, 2014, Digital video, 8:46 minutes; W8ING, 2014, Digital video, 9:22 minutes. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Sophia Le Fraga, from left to right: TH3 B4LD 5OPRANO; or, English Made Easy, 2014, Digital video, 8:46 minutes; W8ING, 2014, Digital video, 9:22 minutes. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Ryan Gander, Associative Template # 23 - (And all that chatter around your career) *Debit and Credit by Dan Fox, first published in Frieze, Issue 119, Nov-Dec 2008, 2009, Laser cut handprinted photograph mounted on museum-board, laser cut aluminium backing, laser cut plexiglass, white maple frame and foam-core board legend, 48.45 x 48.45 inches (123 x 123 cm). Courtesy of the artist; Lisson Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York
Ryan Gander, Associative Template # 23 - (And all that chatter around your career) *Debit and Credit by Dan Fox, first published in Frieze, Issue 119, Nov-Dec 2008, 2009, Laser cut handprinted photograph mounted on museum-board, laser cut aluminium backing, laser cut plexiglass, white maple frame and foam-core board legend, 48.45 x 48.45 inches (123 x 123 cm). Courtesy of the artist; Lisson Gallery, London; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Rick Myers, Either side of the eye, 2010, Steel, lubricating flake graphite, In 2 parts: 3.5 x 4 x .75 inches each. Overall dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Rick Myers, Either side of the eye, 2010, Steel, lubricating flake graphite, In 2 parts: 3.5 x 4 x .75 inches each. Overall dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Rick Myers, Study with BEFORE following AFTER, 2010, Alcohol sealed sooted paper with etched soundwaves of the words AFTER, BEFORE, AFTER, having been spoken aloud and transcribed using a phonautograph, 11.7 x 8.25 inches. Framed: 23.75 x 4.75 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Rick Myers, Study with BEFORE following AFTER, 2010, Alcohol sealed sooted paper with etched soundwaves of the words AFTER, BEFORE, AFTER, having been spoken aloud and transcribed using a phonautograph, 11.7 x 8.25 inches. Framed: 23.75 x 4.75 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Susan Howe, Frolic Architecture, 2010, Letterpress print, 11 x 17 inches. Framed: 13.25 x 19.25. Grenfell Press. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Susan Howe, Frolic Architecture, 2010, Letterpress print, 11 x 17 inches. Framed: 13.25 x 19.25. Grenfell Press. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Susan Howe, From "Tom Tit Tot" series, 2010, Letterpress Print, In 2 parts: 12 x 9 inches each. Framed: 14.25 x 20.75 inches. Grenfell Press. Published for Yale Union, Portland, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Susan Howe, From "Tom Tit Tot" series, 2010, Letterpress Print, In 2 parts: 12 x 9 inches each. Framed: 14.25 x 20.75 inches. Grenfell Press. Published for Yale Union, Portland, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Susan Howe, From "Tom Tit Tot" series, 2010, Letterpress print, 12 x 9 inches. Framed: 14.25 x 11.25 inches. Grenfell Press. Published for Yale Union, Portland, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Susan Howe, From "Tom Tit Tot" series, 2010, Letterpress print, 12 x 9 inches. Framed: 14.25 x 11.25 inches. Grenfell Press. Published for Yale Union, Portland, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Julien Bismuth, A train of thought, 2011, Wood and paint, In 4 parts: 39 3/8 x 2 x 2 inches each. Overall dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist; Simone Subal Gallery, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York
Julien Bismuth, A train of thought, 2011, Wood and paint, In 4 parts: 39 3/8 x 2 x 2 inches each. Overall dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist; Simone Subal Gallery, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Aram Saroyan, Lighght, 1989, Silkscreen, 29.5 x 26.5 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York
Aram Saroyan, Lighght, 1989, Silkscreen, 29.5 x 26.5 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Christopher Knowles, Designs, 1980, Typing on paper, 46.5 x 8 5/8 inches. Framed: 50.25 x 12.5 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York
Christopher Knowles, Designs, 1980, Typing on paper, 46.5 x 8 5/8 inches. Framed: 50.25 x 12.5 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Christopher Knowles, Butterfly Blocks, 1980s, Typing on Paper, 11 x 8.5 inches. Framed: 13 7/8 x 11.25 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York
Christopher Knowles, Butterfly Blocks, 1980s, Typing on Paper, 11 x 8.5 inches. Framed: 13 7/8 x 11.25 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Michael Dean, Analogue Series (tongue), On the pronunciation of the letter L, 2014, Concrete, MDF, and glue, 48 x 96 x 96 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Herald St, London; Lisa Cooley, New York
Michael Dean, Analogue Series (tongue), On the pronunciation of the letter L, 2014, Concrete, MDF, and glue, 48 x 96 x 96 inches. Courtesy of the artist; Herald St, London; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Sue Tompkins, The Lost Weekend, 2014, Typewritten text on newsprint, In 18 parts: 11.9 x 8.4 inches each. Courtesy of the artist; The Modern Institute, Glasgow; Lisa Cooley, New York
Sue Tompkins, The Lost Weekend, 2014, Typewritten text on newsprint, In 18 parts: 11.9 x 8.4 inches each. Courtesy of the artist; The Modern Institute, Glasgow; Lisa Cooley, New York


 in Pictures for 'Itself Not So' at Lisa Cooley. Image for Sue Tompkins, The Lost Weekend (detail), 2014, Typewritten text on newsprint, In 18 parts: 11.9 x 8.4 inches each. Courtesy of the artist; The Modern Institute, Glasgow; Lisa Cooley, New York
Sue Tompkins, The Lost Weekend (detail), 2014, Typewritten text on newsprint, In 18 parts: 11.9 x 8.4 inches each. Courtesy of the artist; The Modern Institute, Glasgow; Lisa Cooley, New York