Blind Man’s Bluff by Vitaly Komar & Alexander Melamid

BOMB 9 Spring 1984
009 Spring Summer 1984
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Komar and Melamid, Blind Man’s Buff, 1982-1983, oil on canvas, 72 x 47”. Photo by James Dee, Courtesy of Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc., New York.

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BOMB 9, Spring 1984

Nicolas Echevarria, Pam Yates, art by James Nares and Tom Otterness, writing by Daisy Zamora, Kathy Acker, Glenn O’Brien, and more.

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009 Spring Summer 1984