London, UK—WILLIAM BURROUGHS: NOVA CONVENTION exhibition to open 1 July 2014 at the Red Gallery. On the occasion of his centennial, Ecstatic Peace Library remember Beat legend William S. Burroughs in an exhibition and sumptuously illustrated publication. Celebrating the influential role Burroughs had in music and art, Thurston Moore and Eva Prinz present this show of ephemera and photographs from the 1978 Nova Convention in NYC featuring Terry Southern, Laurie Anderson, John Giorno, Patti Smith, Philip Glass, Brion Gysin, Frank Zappa, Ed Sanders, John Cage, Anne Waldman, Julia Heyward, Allen Ginsberg, Peter Orlovsky, Timothy Leary, Les Levine, Robert Anton Wilson, and many others.

Photographs & Ephemera curated by Thurston Moore and Eva Prinz
Video by Gerda Le Fou, Soundtrack by Greg Kontratone, Graphics Chris Bianchi,
photographs courtesy of Ecstatic Peace Library, 1978, 2014

Exhibition on view to the public 1-13 July 2014

Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm.

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