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- The production of art
1991 November 29, Harold Henderson quoting Quentin Crisp, “The City File”, Chicago Reader:
- Art we do not need; artmaking should be made so difficult an occupation that only the most dedicated practitioners would persist.
2007 February 21, Randy Kennedy, “When Meals Played the Muse”, New York Times:
- THE artist Gordon Matta-Clark, who died in 1978 at age 35, loved to cook, but he could never quite unbraid his culinary passions from those of artmaking, with sometimes bizarre dinner party results.