Bacchus and Ariadne by Georgia Marsh

BOMB 11 Winter 1985
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Georgia Marsh, Bacchus and Ariadne, 1984, watercolor on arches paper, 12 × 16 inches. Courtesy Bette Stoler.

Georgia Marsh by Betsy Sussler
Eva Lundsager by Jessica Baran
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It is difficult to make work about joy. Eva Lundsager’s watercolors (articulated with sumi ink) manage to do it, capturing, as she describes them, acts of “hysterical ecstasy.”

Two Paintings by Mary Heilmann
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Back to the Cave: Tracy Thomason Interviewed by Emily Kiacz
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Paintings that embody a love of materials.

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BOMB 11, Winter 1985

Ralph Humphrey, John Jesurun, art by David Salle, Eric Fischl, writing by Luc Sante, Kimiko Hahn, Tim Dlugos, and more.

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