Barry Schwabsky
Barry Schwabsky is art critic for the Nation and coeditor of international reviews for Artforum, as well as a poet.
Schwabsky, Barry
Schwabsky, Barry
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Description: Mel Bochner Drawings: A Retrospective
Works on paper? Or drawings? Mel Bochner’s work poses many questions, only some of which I can touch on here. But even this simple, almost trivial, classificatory dilemma exposes a diffculty about how and whether to rationalize an experience that is part of the essential content of the artist’s oeuvre. What, fundamentally, are we looking at? What are we talking about? Can the looking...
PublisherThe Art Institute of Chicago
Related print edition pages: pp.29-39