Andres Serrano; Piss Christ (Immersions),1987; Photo: Andres Serrano, Courtesy of the artist and Yvon Lambert Paris, New York

Art Ceases to Desist

ANDRES SERRANO: From Piss To Shit

With today’s digital era so rich in explicit displays of virtually every aspect of the human experience — including amateur exhibitions of bodily functions beamed…
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Kerrry James Marshall, Vignette 13, 2008.

Kerry James Marshall

Owning the Past, Claiming the Present

This article originally appeared in our November/December 2008 issue on Everyday Politics:   In a text written for this show and displayed on one of…
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Photo by Rainer Hosch

First Lady Love

Sarah Ferguson's Infatuation with Hillary Clinton

It all started with a dream. “I was in a small library, and she opened the door. She put her file folders down and pinned…
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Mouvement Portfolio #3 (Mary Maenad), 2005; detail

No Beauty, No Truth

Mike Kelley’s new film wallows in the ugly

Mike Kelley’s first feature length movie takes place mainly at a high school. Cheery bright classrooms are full of 30-year-old sloppy students. Auditoriums stage assemblies…
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