On the occasion of her current exhibit Susan Meiselas: In History at the ICP (International Center of Photography), on view until January 2009, Rail Publisher Phong Bui met with the photographer on-site to talk about her life and work.
It needs to be noticed: We have New Left Review and October; we have Monthly Review and Critical Inquiry; there is Rethinking Marxism and Cultural Critique; Socialist Review and Confrontation; Critique; Radical Philosophy; the Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies and shelves and shelves of critical theory of all kinds.
On the occasion of her two recent one-person exhibits, a survey show at MUDAM Luxembourg (Musée dArt Moderne GrandDuc Jean), curated by Marie-Claude Beaud (on view till February 2, 2009), and new paintings at Arndt & Partner Zurich (on view till November 22, 2008,) Rail Consulting Editor Irving Sandler welcomed the painter Ena Swansea to his home in the West Village to discuss her life and work.
Petrus Schaesberg was an upright man, whose presence was defined by a gentle nobility and love of art.
In the more than dozen years that Ad Reinhardt and I were friends, he said to me a number of times that Art is art and everything else is everything elseand never the twain shall meet.