The Revolutionary Phone Line That Expanded Poetry’s Reach
Explore the six-decade evolution of John Giorno’s Dial-A-Poem and its impact on poetry, activism, and everyday life.
Apr 14, 2023
John Giorno preparing a Dial-A-Poem program for March 1, 1969. Courtesy the John Giorno Foundation
Installation view of John Giorno’s Dial-A-Poem in the exhibition Information, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, July 2–September 20, 1970
John Giorno. Dial-A-Poem schedule, MoMA. 1970
John Giorno. Dial-A-Poem. 1968/2012
“Love Poem for You Beyond”: Wendy Xu on Luigi Ghirri
A hypnotic album of photographs, unseen for decades, inspires a poet.
May 27, 2021
50 Years Later, a Conceptual Art Exhibition Still Courts Controversy
Lucy Lippard, Lawrence Weiner, Mel Bochner, Paola Antonelli, and the late Kynaston McShine reflect on Information, one of the most influential exhibitions of the 20th century.
Lawrence Weiner, Mel Bochner, Lucy Lippard, Paola Antonelli, Kynaston McShine, Hanna Girma
Jan 28, 2020