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His Life

November 6th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Cornelia Shields has been trying to transcribe all the details of her father’s death, but she says it’s hard. “I’m trying to get it all down,” she told me over the phone last Wednesday, “My dad was never so proud of me as the day he found out I was keeping a diary. I keep […]

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Tags: Andy Warhol · Bernadette Mayer · correspondence · Ghosts · John Cage · Making Visible the Invisible · perestroika · Robert Shields · Travis-Nichols

Dear Adam,

June 26th, 2007 · No Comments

One hundred years is a strange amount of time. A century. A long human life. A container for an era or two, some history, a house. A hundred years is still in the air, like a family story, or the taste of rhubarb. Forgotten for a time, but not by everyone, and not for long. […]

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Tags: Adam · Anton Stander · Charles Anderson · correspondence · Ghosts · History · Look · Pete · Shirley Rickles

Conjuring Melissa Scherrer–Part 1

May 30th, 2007 · 1 Comment

The following is the first part of a conversation between artist Melissa Scherrer and curator Katie Geha. Magic, the Midwest, and mimes all figure prominently. Part 2 will appear next week. Katie: So, I haven’t been sleeping much lately. And I have really wanted to do interviews with artists for a bit a now but […]

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Tags: Conversation · Ghosts · Katie Geha · Look · Melissa Scherrer · Mimes · Photographs · Rummage Sales · the Midwest