BOMB 13 Fall 1985

013 Fall 1985
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Tracers by Betsy Sussler
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With the play Tracers, actors Richard Chaves, Vincent Caristi, and other Vietnam veterans use the theater as a mouth piece to play out their experiences of the war. Chaves and Caristi relate the realities of war and stage with Betsy Sussler.

David Salle by Georgia Marsh
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David Salle and Georgia Marsh touch upon the lines drawn between pornography and eroticism, penetration and degradation, and the “tender gesture” of drawing.

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Three Poems by Mary Anne Cartelli

This article is only available in print.

Loudon Raceway by Tama Janowitz

The next day was the day we had arranged to go to the races in Loudon, New Hampshire. 

A Ghost Eye View of an American Myth: John Huston by Tina L'Hotsky
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Everyone was waiting for the paint to dry. 

A Handful of Anomalies by Coleman Dowell
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I have never abided by a clear logic and so I had my nervous breakdown before and not after I met David Merrick. 

To The Blue Wall by David Rattray
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At 20 my cheeks glowed
Just thinking heaven held
Things so beautiful
They gave me nightmares.

Epilogue (for David Salle) by Dennis Cooper
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This piece is haunted like an old house. 

Five Poems by George Gott
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The Morning Walk

My dog turned to me

Rooms by Jane Warrick
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I have a friend, Que, who lives here with me. 

On the Trail of the Lonesome Pine by Mark Magill & Jill Godmilow

In 1907 Pablo Picasso painted what is now a very well known portrait of Gertrude Stein. 

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In Memory of Coleman Dowell, 1925–1985
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St. Cloud by Eugène Atget
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Eugène Atget, St. Cloud, black and white photograph,1926 (cat. 94).

An American Landscape by Moira Dryer
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Casein on wood, An American Landscape by Moira Dryer.

Finder by Pam Glick
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Oil painting by Pam Glick.

Two Works by Stephen Kramer
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Mixed media piece, Imitation of Man, and a colored pencil drawing, The Ghost of My Guatemalan Grandmother by Stephen Kramer.

Untitled Photograph by Dawoud Bey
Untitled photograph by Dawoud Bey
Could Hardly by Doreen McCarthy
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Acrylic painting, Could Hardly by Doreen McCarthy.

Two Photographs by Jan Groover
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Two untitled palladium platinum prints by Jan Groover.

Two Drawings by John Newman
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Two drawings with graphite, oil stick, chalk and pencil, Untitled and Shop Drawing for Character Armor by John Newman.

A.D. by Alan Scarritt
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Fingerpaint, spray paint, enamel, and magnetic tape on rag paper, A.D. by Alan Scarritt.

Freedom of Speech by Katie Martin
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Abstract gouache and watercolor on handmade paper, Freedom of Speech by Katie Martin.

John and Anna, Essay: Marathon Hotel, July 1982 by Alexandra Avakian
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Two photographic spreads, John and Anna, Essay: Marathon Hotel, July 1982 and Carlito and Bottle, Essay: Welfare Mother, November 1984 by Alexandra Avakian.

Two Sculptures by Mel Kendrick
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Two sculptures, Bronze/Poplar Burnout and Black and White Bronze with Holes by Mel Kendrick

Four Paintings by Alfred Leslie
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Four watercolors of natural landscapes, 1977–81, Drive-in Movie, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaRocky Beach, Santa Barbara, California; and Full Moon and Rising Sun Near Tulsa, Oklahoma by Alfred Leslie.

Four Works by Andrew Lord
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Two drawings, Working Drawing and Jug and Dish, and two earthenware jug and dish sets by Andrew Lord.

Two Paintings by Michael Robbins
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Two oil on canvas paintings, Mexican Twilight and a detail of My Father in Mexico by Michael Robbins.

Morning Painting Exercises by Michael Tetherow
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Two works on paper, Morning Painting Exercises by Michael Tetherow.

Two Paintings by Carroll Dunham
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Two abstract works utilizing casein, flashe, casein emulsion, carbon transfer, carbon pencil, pencil, ink and linen tape on pine, Untitled and Untitled Drawing by Carroll Dunham.

Acedia by Michele Zalopany
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Charcoal and pastel drawing on paper, Acedia by Michelle Zalopany.