December 1984

Table of Contents

  • COLUMNS

  • BOOKS

    Alexandra Anderson on Art Plastic, Beyond a Portrait, Emile Gallé, Howard Hodgkin, Munch, New Art, and Irving Penn
  • Jack Flam on A toute épreuve, Cézanne and the End of Impressionism, The Golden Age, Images of a Golden Past, and 19th Century Art
  • Anthony Korner on A Not So Still Life and Social Graces
  • Donald Kuspit on Aesthetic Theory, And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos, and German Aesthetic and Literary Criticism
  • Donald Kuspit on Jewish Experience in the Art of the Twentieth Century, Minima Moralia, and Narcissism and Death
  • Lisa Liebmann on Botero, Cindy Sherman, and Comme des Garçons Ca-ta-logue
  • Lisa Liebmann on Diane Arbus: A Biography, Diane Arbus: Magazine Work, and Georgia O'Keeffe
  • Greil Marcus on Alfred Jarry, Edward Hopper, Hip Hop, The Life and Times of Little Richard, and Partners
  • Greil Marcus on The 60s Without Apology, Telex Iran, Unsung Heroes of Rock ‘n’ Roll, and Wired
  • Stuart Morgan on Apollinaire, Eye to Eye, and Jean Cocteau and the French Scene
  • Nicholas Moufarrege on The Art Dealers, An International Survey of Recent Painting and Sculpture, and Jedd Garet
  • Nicholas Moufarrege on London in the Thirties, The Sexuality of Christ in Renaissance Art and in Modern Oblivion, and Untitled '84
  • Amy Baker Sandback on Art of the City, Auguste Rodin, Art, Maps of the Heavens, and The Sketchbooks of Hiroshige
  • Frederic Tuten on The Architecture of Death, DV, Glen Baxter His Life, The Great Cat Massacre, and Has Modernism Failed?
  • Martha Wilson on $19.84
  • John Yau on Alphonse Mucha, American Impressionism, and Breaking and the New York City Breakers
  • John Yau on Everyday Problems and The Restless Decade
  • FEATURES

  • MAX BECKMANN IS STILL IN EXILE
    Kenneth Baker
  • CLIMBING UP A RAMP TO DISCOVER GERMAN ART
    Annelie Pohlen
  • STEVEN CAMPBELL: THE CASE OF THE WAGGLING LEG
    Stuart Morgan
  • ELUDING DEFINITION
    Kate Linker
  • MOZART, PUCCINI, BIZET, AND McLAREN
    Glenn O'Brien
  • A. MORE STORE
  • LITTLE RICHARD FROM A TO ZEEZA
    Greil Marcus
  • REVIEWS