Extension Cord by Jimmy DeSana

BOMB 1 Spring 1981

New York Live Arts presents

Marjani Forte
Nov 15-19


​Jimmy DeSana

Jimmy DeSana, Extension Cord, color photograph. Courtesy of Stefanotti Inc.

Robert Mapplethorpe by Gary Indiana
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BOMB 1, Spring 1981
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