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Gary Indiana on the psychoanalytic writings of Louise Bourgeois


When I met her, in the mid-1980s, it was by way of a mash note she sent in the mail to the paper I wrote for, not so much thanking me for a review but offering...
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Striking Out in a New Direction: John Chamberlain to Leo Castelli


In his classic 1980 New Yorker profile of the dealer Leo Castelli, Calvin Tomkins described Castelli’s traditional division of labor with his cigar-waving...

Arshile Gorky to his daughters, summer 1947


Late spring, 1947: Agnes ‘Mougouch’ Gorky takes her children, Maro, four years old, and Natasha, not yet two, to Maine, where they remain for the summer in the...
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Alina Szapocznikow to Hugh Hefner at Playboy headquarters


Alina Szapocznikow is best known for her sculptural explorations of the existential strangeness and fragility of the human body. In 1969, she began exploring a...
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