April 1987

Table of Contents

  • COLUMNS

  • ICONS AT LARGE

    Lisa Liebmann on Fashions
  • BOOK PREVIEWS

    Le Corbusier on the Acropolis
  • Octavio Paz on Hispanic Art and Identity
  • Mary Ann Doane on Film
  • A CANVAS OF EPISODES

    Frederic Tuten on A Romance in Ten Parts, Chapter 8: Twist and Shout
  • MUSEUM PIECE

    Joseph Giovannini on the New 20th-Century Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
  • LIKE ART

    Glenn O'Brien on Advertising
  • GROUND UP

    Herbert Muschamp on Architecture
  • SPEAKER TO SPEAKER

    Greil Marcus on Music
  • FEATURES

  • THE PLAY’S THE THING
    Franco Quadri
  • WEAVINGS
  • Back to Black Mountain, 1937
    Anni Albers
  • “Back in Black Mountain, A chile will slap your face. . .” —Bessie Smith (who, one imagines, never met Anni and Josef Albers)
    Jonathan Williams
  • PUTTY AS A PICTURE
    Carlo McCormick
  • ON THE EARTH AND IN THE AIR, PANAMARENKO
    Wim Van Mulders
  • THE FOUR GIACOMETTIS
    Pierre Schneider
  • INANIMATIONS
    A project for Artforum by Boyd Webb
  • A VINEY PASTORAL, MIKE GLIER'S DRAWING FROM NATURE
    C.V.M.
  • LINES, CHAPTERS, AND VERSES: THE ART OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT
    Demosthenes Davvetas
  • REVIEWS