January 1996

Table of Contents

  • COLUMNS

  • AMERICAN MYTHS

    J. Hoberman on Lost Los Vegas
  • BOOKS

    Larissa MacFarquhar on Robert Woolley’s Going Once
  • Martha Frankel on Norman Mailer’s Portrait of Picasso as a Young Man
  • Peter Plagens on Christopher Knight’s Last Chance for Eden
  • J. Hills Miller on W. J. T. Mitchell’s Picture Theory
  • PREVIEW

    Daniel Birnbaum on Louisiana’s Lars Nittve
  • LETTER FROM LONDON

    Louisa Buck
  • Martin Maloney on the Turner Prize
  • James Hall on “Brilliant! New Art from London”
  • GADGET LOVE

    Brian D’Amato on Cybersalons
  • TOP TEN

    Jeff Weinstein’s Real Life Rock
  • FEATURES

  • OLD SOFTIES: CLAES OLDENBURG IN RETROSPECT
    Jeff Weinstein
  • SOLITARY REFINEMENT: MARILYN MINTER’S “CORAL RIDGE TOWERS”
    Bruce Hainley
  • THE SUBJECT IN QUESTION
  • “Howard Hodgkin: Paintings 1975–1995”
    Richard Shiff
  • Howard Hodgkin
    A. M. Homes
  • THEORY ON TV: GADGET GOES TO FLORIDA
    Laurence A. Rickels talks with Gregory Ulmer
  • JOAN MITCHELL: LES BLUETS (THE CORNFLOWERS), 1973
    Lydia Davis
  • FLASH TRACK: MARK BORTHWICK PHOTOGRAPHS HUSSEIN CHALAYAN
    Olivier Zahm
  • OPENINGS: ALEX BAG
    Bruce Hainley
  • REVIEWS

  • Ernest Pascucci on “Light Construction”