Artbook Bookstores

Temporary shipping delays. Our stores and warehouses are experiencing delays due to pandemic-related disruptions. Please allow extra time to receive your order. We will keep you informed of deliveries as best we can. 

We process orders on Fridays. Please keep this in mind when selecting a shipping option at checkout.

EU shipments are subject to local tax upon arrival. Thank you for your understanding.

Limited editions, out-of-print, signed titles and international shipments will be shipped UPS. Please DO NOT select USPS. Additional charges will be applied if USPS is selected.

Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Bookstore
22-25 Jackson Ave (at 46th Ave.)
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 433-1088
Store hours:
Thurs, Fri, Sun, Mon: 12–6 PM
Sat: 12–8 PM 

Artbook @ Hauser & Wirth Bookstore
East 3rd St. Los Angeles, CA
(213) 988-7413
Store hours:
Tues–Sun: 11AM–6PM




David Horvitz:
Change the Name of the Days

Introduction by Natilee Harren.

In the tradition of conceptual action books, American artist David Horvitz  has created a long-form poem developed initially as a collaboration between the artist and his five-year-old daughter. Change the Name of the Days offers a collection of 32 lessons and short teaching units in the form of a colorful and graphic text-based artist’s book. From instructions such as "welcome the night into your house" to “exchange breaths with a plant,” this publication invites reflection upon the immateriality of the world surrounding us. The prompts also provide the reader with an opportunity to develop a performative action for each lesson, constituting their own personal collection of poetic instruments. The book is enriched with a text by author and Fluxus specialist Natilee Harren.

Published by
Hardcover | 7.75” x 10.5” | 80 pgs