Gerald Laing
Hybrid
Issue Eight, 1974

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Dan Graham
Projects
Issue Eleven, 1979

EXTRACTS

Rosalie Schweiker
Dilemmas in Art
Issue Nineteen, 2014

EXTRACTS

Matthew Higgs
Local News
Issue Fifteen, 1996

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Flyer for Issue 18
2009

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Christian Nyampeta
The Rest
Issue Nineteen, 2014

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A Short Survey of CONTROL Magazine 1965–2017

In 1965 Stephen Willats was in touch with a group of artists, designers and art theoreticians to put together a new art magazine, which came to be called Control. It cost £67 to print, 450 copies were made and sold for 3/- each, as a not-for-profit magazine without adverts or any other commercial linkage, selling mostly through independent bookshops and, in addition, there was a small exhibition of the magazine at a book shop in Charing Cross Road. Issue One was anonymous, with no date and no Editor... continue reading

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Ernest Edmonds
Video Construct Communication Systems
Issue Fourteen, 1990

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Heinrich Sachs
Grosse Expo New Life
Issue Sixteen, 2001

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Contributors 1960–1969

Issue Five 1969

Laurie Burt
Don Mason
Logie Barrow
John Sharkey
Rick Oginz
Roy Ascott
Douglas Sandle
Stephen Willats
Artists Placement Group

Issue Four 1968

Victor Burgin
Norman Toynton
Derrick Woodham
John Sharkey
Logie Barrow
Stephen Willats
Douglas Sandle
Don Mason
Eric Brown

Issue Three 1967

Peter Stroud
Joe Tilson
Noel Forster
Peter Cook
John Latham
Stephen Willats
Peter Upward
John Sharkey
Logie Barrow

Issue Two 1966

Anthony Benjamin
Stroud Cornock
Adrian Berg
Stephen Willats
Mike Kenny
Tom Phillips

Issue One 1965

Logie Barrow
Roy Ascot
Stephen Willats
Mark Boyle
Dean Bradley

PUBLICITY

Victor Burgin
Carton Programme
Issue Four, 1968

EXTRACTS

Endre Tot
Total Joys
Issue Fourteen, 1990

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Situation Group at Theatre Royal Stratford East performing Blind Sonata by Joe Tilson
Issue Four, 1968

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Gladstone Thompson
The Meeting Place
Issue Twenty, 2017

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Anish Kapoor
Issue Thirteen, 1982

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Stephen Willats, Control Magazine, Studio International, 1976

CONTROL MAGAZINE
Stephen Willats

  1. Control Magazine is published and edited by Stephen Willats at 5 London Mews, London W2. The Magazine was started by myself in 1965, as an occasional journal that centred on the development of a socially relevant theory and practice in art. Right from the magazine’s inception it has been seen as a manifestation of the editorial standpoint for models of information associated with the concept of self-determinism. As an ideology the concept of... continue reading

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Exhibition at TATE Liverpool
25 April–16 May 2018

EVENTS

Dave Bugden
Dissemobile
Issue Seven, 1973

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Tony Bevan
Emblems and Portraits
Issue Thirteen, 1982

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Francisco Camacho Herrera
A Letter...
Issue Twenty, 2017

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