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Stories for December 2005

Ghosts and Artisans

December 9, 2005

Wendall Castle, Ghost Clock, 1985, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1989.68 When art touches and powerfully shapes someone’s life, it always makes for a good story. But it’s not often that one hears such testimony about work made as recently as...


Three Lectures: Glenn Lowry

December 8, 2005

The Museum of Modern Art, designed by Yoshio Taniguchi. Entrance at 53rd Street. © 2005 Timothy Hursley First in a three-part series about fall lectures in Washington, DC. Glenn Lowry, the director of MoMA, spoke at the Hirshhorn in late...


Coast to Coast With Dana Schutz

December 2, 2005

Dana Schutz, Twin Parts, 2004, Zach Feuer Gallery Economist Tyler Cowen mentioned that he's still thinking about Dana Schutz's paintings after a recent tour through MoMA. There's been no lack of attention for Schutz since 2003, when her works were...