Inside this edition, we’re honored to publish the last text written by the late Dave Hickey about his 2018 visit to Michael Heizer’s City, which is opening to the public this fall. Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s public installation The Iron Curtain (1962) is profiled by William Middleton, who demonstrates the impact of this work on the pair’s future projects. Jordan Wolfson speaks with Sam Lipsyte and Joey Frank in anticipation of the third installment of Picture Books.
Also in this issue, we present the newest series of photographs by Tyler Mitchell, alongside a text by Brendan Embser. The online Duchamp Research Portal is the subject of the latest installment in our Building a Legacy series. Diane von Furstenberg speaks with Derek Blasberg about Andy Warhol, the 1970s, and the importance of keeping a diary. Michael Auping pays tribute to the groundbreaking contributions of the late Constance Lewallen.
There are also features exploring the work of Minnette De Silva, Mehdi Ghadyanloo, Katy Hessel, Donald Judd, Y.Z. Kami, Jota Mombaça, Giuseppe Penone, Setsuko, Taryn Simon, Cy Twombly, and Amanda Williams.
Artwork © Jordan Wolfson