Richard Shiff is Effie Marie Cain Regents Chair in Art at the University of Texas at Austin. His recent book Sensuous Thoughts: Essays on the Work of Donald Judd collects his various writings on the artist over a twenty-year period. For Gagosian he recently wrote “Haunting,” a text for the catalogue of David Reed’s exhibition of new paintings in 2020.
Building a Legacy
Judd Foundation Archives
Richard Shiff speaks with Caitlin Murray, director of archives and programs at Judd Foundation, about the archive of Donald Judd, how to approach materials that occupy the gray area between document and art, and some of the considerations unique to stewarding an archive housed within and adjacent to spaces conceived by the artist.