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David Gregory Lawson

DAVID GREGORY LAWSON is a writer based in New York City.

In Conversation

CHRISTOPHER WILLIAMS with David Gregory Lawson

This summer’s career retrospective of Christopher Williams at the Museum of Modern Art (through November 2) includes a marquee-ready photograph that is remarkable in its conceptual simplicity—unpretentious and tactile.

ON REFLECTION
When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism

In the final scene, which is also the final shot, of Corneliu Porumboiu’s When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism (2013) a doctor examines video footage of an endoscopy in order to determine whether or not Paul, a film director, requires additional insurance coverage for a condition he did not previously admit having.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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