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The eloquent silences of Albert York and Judith Scott.
Must art confront ugly realities with an ugliness of its own?
With his cutouts, Henri Matisse tried to free himself from gravity.
How much of the pressure of reality can a work of art bear before it ceases to be art?
Art Spiegelman’s twitchy irreverence
Jeff Koons and the art of blissful idiocy; Kara Walker’s art of subtlety.
Trevor Winkfield is a connoisseur of the original, spare and strange.
Why Italian Mannerists like Rosso Fiorentino were painting’s first avant-garde.
Did Chris Marker think history to be not only an infinite book but a sacred one?
A quartet of shows at MoMA decoct enlightenment from the banal.
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