This is the official archive of


A Journal of Advanced Art, Performance Art, Happenings, Actions, Events, Choices, Actions, Non-Art Art, and Reports from the Art/Life Boundary.

Published from 1985 through 1990 in New York City and distributed in the USA, Canada, and Europe.

Original articles and artwork by artists and writers. Critical & theoretical work from scholars.

All issues of The Act are preserved here online and are available here for viewing and reading.