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Mark Rosenthal

is an Independent Curator based in New York City. His recent projects include the following exhibitions and catalogues: Ursula von Rydingsvard (Philadelphia, Fabric Workshop and Museum, 2018), Jean Dubuffet (New York, Acquavella Gallery, 2016), Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit (Detroit Institute of Arts, 2015), Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years (New York, Metropolitan Museum, 2012), and William Kentridge: Five Themes (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2009).

Guest Critic

Artists Extending Their Reach

Proclaiming that artists are the central protagonists of the art world is self-evident: they make the objects and creative phenomena that are the core around which all else revolves. Beyond this fact, though, artists have extended their reach into the future by initiating artist-endowed foundations. In the last few decades, these entities have assumed a strikingly influential place alongside the other platforms of the art world.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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