Morán Morán Gallery – George Herms
Kraig Krull Gallery – George Herms
The history of the Batman Gallery is detailed in the book “O Her Blackness Sparkles!” The Life and Times of the Batman Art Gallery, San Francisco 1960-1965, by Jack Foley.
This index collects posters and prints reproducing Berman’s photographs and verifax images
Berman, Wallace. GEORGE HERMS EXHIBITION
San Francisco: Batman Gallery, 1961
First edition, poster, 20″x 15″, offset printed in red and black on beige stock, designed by Wallace Berman announcing an exhibition of works by George Herms at the Batman Gallery in San Francisco, This is Berman’s first poster.
Berman, Wallace. OPT. 82. BOOSTER BNG. ANGUINEA/Y
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1967
First edition, poster, 25″ x 22″, 385 numbered copies (100 signed by Berman), offset printed in black, red and orange.
[Publishers printed announcement reproduces image]
Berman, Wallace. MICHAEL MCCLURE’S THE BEARD
Los Angeles: Warner Playhouse, 1968
First edition, poster, 8.5″ x 14.5″, offset printed in red and gray-scale. Poster for the 1968 Los Angeles premiere of McClure’s play, after the productions had been shut down in New York and San Francisco. Poster designed and with a photo by Wallace Berman.
Berman, Wallace. RADIO/AETHER SERIES
Los Angeles: Gemini G.E.L., 1974
First edition, 50 copies plus 10 artist’s proofs, printed cloth-covered box containing 13 2-color mounted lithographs [photographed from original verifax] and a signed title page/colophon. Each lithograph measures 12″x13″ and reproduces a grid of four of Berman’s iconic hand-held radios with different images in each.