Peter Cook
Archigram Group
Issue Three, 1967

EXTRACTS

Contributors 1970–1979

Issue Eleven 1979

Tony Rickaby
Stephen Willats
Ray Barrie
Mary Kelly
Fern Tiger
Dieter Hacker
Gallerie in Friedrichstrasse
Peter Dunn & Loraine Leeson
Dan Graham
Raimund Kummer & Hermann Pitz

Issue Ten 1977

Jon Bird
Peter Dunn & Loraine Leeson
Jane Kelly
Mary Kelly
Stephen Willats

Issue Nine 1975

Peter Smith
Dan Graham
Herve Fischer
Stephen Willats
Landfried Schroepfer
Alan Sondheim
Kevin Lole
John Walker

Issue Eight 1974

Kevin Lole
Erling Steen Petersen
Joe Wilson
Andrew Ironside
Stephen Willats
Gerald Laing
John Stezaker

Issue Seven 1973

Kevin Lole
Peter Smith
Stephen Willats
Howard O’Conner
John Stezaker

Issue Six 1971

Stroud Cornock
Jan Kopinski,
Stephen Willats
John Sharkey
Andy McKay
Ernest Edmonds
George Mallen
Jack Shotbolt
David Budgen

PUBLICITY

Poster Studio
Issue Fifteen, 1996

EXTRACTS

Gladstone Thompson
The Meeting Place
Issue Twenty, 2017

EXTRACTS

Ricardo Basbaum
9 Choreographic Diagrams
Issue Nineteen, 2014

EXTRACTS

Interview by Uscha Pohl, Inside Magazines, 2002

CONTROL MAGAZINE
Interview by Uscha Pohl

Uscha Pohl “Control” as a title is provocative and has many associations. What did it mean for you, what was the main reason for this choice?

Stephen Willats Initially, the word “control” just seemed to be very modern, reflect the times very well whilst being nicely controversial at the same time. “Control” as a word, has been traditionally understood as one entity determining another. In the early... continue reading

PUBLICITY

Bill Woodrow
TV Blind
Issue Thirteen, 1982

EXTRACTS

Contributors 2010–2019

Issue Twenty One 2019

Helen Walker & Harun Morrison, They Are Here
Pete Clarke
Lucie Kolb
Gary Bratchford and Robert Parkinson
Rebecca Davies & Eva Sajovic, People's Bureau
Eliana Otta
Stephen Willats
Javier Calderton, Chalton Gallery

Issue Twenty 2017

Merlin Carpenter
Bedfellows
Francisco Camacho Herrera
Radio Anti
Stephen Willats
Eliana Otta
Gladstone Thompson
Johanna Gustaffson Fürst

Issue Nineteen 2014

Christian Nyampeta
Rosalie Schweiker
Ricardo Basbaum
Andrea Francke
Emma Smith
Stephen Willats
Eva Weinmayr
Ross Taylor & Madalina Zaharia
Luke Cohen
Laura Wilson

PUBLICITY

Herve Fischer
Manifesto No 2 for Sociological Art
Issue Nine, 1975

EXTRACTS

Endre Tot
Total Joys
Issue Fourteen, 1990

EXTRACTS

Dave Bugden
Dissemobile
Issue Seven, 1973

EXTRACTS

Logie Barrow
From A Summary on Totalism,
Issue One, 1965

EXTRACTS

Michael Peel
Walking, Waiting, Working
Issue Twelve, 1981

EXTRACTS

Peter Cook & Loraine Leeson
Adjusting Culture to Practical Function — Reflections and Projections
Issue 10, 1977

EXTRACTS

Mary Kelly
Notes on Reading the Post Partum Document
Issue Ten, 1977

EXTRACTS

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

PUBLICITY

Stephen Willats
Contexts for Freedom
Issue Thirteen, 1982

EXTRACTS

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

Ernest Edmonds
Video Construct Communication Systems
Issue Fourteen, 1990

EXTRACTS

Letter from Art Metropole
1977

EPHEMERA