Still-Life

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One Piece: Kiki Smith by Nina Subin
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The artist talks about portraits stopping time.

Animation and Abstraction: Jennifer Steinkamp Interviewed by Sean Capone
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Connecting real space and virtual images.

Drone Cinema: on Abbas Kiarostami’s 24 Frames by Steve Macfarlane
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The late Iranian filmmaker’s final work is an ethereal study of the mechanics of cinema.

Wolfgang Tillmans’s 2017 by Orit Gat
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The smallest of details, writ large

Catherine Howe by Madeline Weinrib
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During the 1990s, Catherine Howe and I were painters in the same downtown studio building at the edge of the West Side Highway and frequent visitors to each other’s work space. 

Portfolio by Margaret Lee
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Three Paintings by Billy Sullivan
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Suzanne Bocanegra by Julia Wolfe
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Suzanne Bocanegra and I met recently at a tiny coffee shop to talk about her drawings. I have always loved her work, though I have rarely thought about why.

Jim Butler by Shirley Kaneda
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Jim Butler’s recent paintings bring to the tradition of “realism” a concern for the act of perception.

Peter Dreher by Lynne Tillman
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A glass a day, every day…An artist’s obsession: the act of painting.

Two Photographs by Jeannette Montgomery Barron
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Jane Wilson by Mimi Thompson
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Wilson discusses her “weather” paintings with Mimi Thompson.

Two Photographs by Elliott Schwartz
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Two photographs, No Room For Squares and I Feel the Goodness Going Out of Me, by Elliott Schwartz.

Kitchen Window with Corrall by James Casebere
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Silverprint, Kitchen Window with Corrall by James Casebere.

Robert Mapplethorpe by Gary Indiana
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A discussion between long-time BOMB contributor Gary Indiana and the late Robert Mapplethorpe on the New York art scene of the late 1980s and the difficulties of intimacy, comfort and eroticism in photography and portraiture.

Two Photographs by Michael Clegg & Martin Guttman
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Two cibachrome prints, titled Kiwi Neutral and Aleseir Nesore by Clegg and Guttman.

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

Lemon, April 5,1984 by Donald Sultan
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Red Mask by Hunt Slonem
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Ancestor by Luis Frangella
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