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Massimiliano Gioni

is the Artistic Director of the New Museum in New York and Director of the Nicola Trussardi Foundation in Milan.

Speaking in Tongues

Every time I am asked to talk about outsider art, I am reminded of the old joke about the crazy guy in the mental hospital. Trapped in his cell, the madman keeps knocking on the door, shouting at the doctors: “Are you insane? Quick, open up! You’ve locked yourselves inside!”


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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