Cinderella Story by Alexis Smith

BOMB 20 Summer 1987
020 Summer 1987

Discover MFA Programs in Art and Writing

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Alexis Smith, Cinderella Story, 1985, mixed media collage, 32½ × 21inches. Courtesy of Margo Leavin Gallery. Photo by Douglas Parker.

Studio Visit: Bean Gilsdorf by Amelia Rina
Textile and photograph collages about a work table piled with supplies in an art studio.

Gorgeous and gaudy portraits of US royalty.

Nina Katchadourian by Mónica de la Torre​
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Embracing boredom and creative constraints, Katchadourian tells of in-flight artwork and other conceptual projects.

Njideka Akunyili Crosby by Erica Ando
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From Lagos to LA, a young painter’s images resonate with meaning, both personal and political.

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BOMB 20, Summer 1987

Christopher Durang, Duane Michals by David Seidner, Steve Erickson, and Mona Simpson.

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020 Summer 1987