PRINT January 1988



HA HA HA ha ha ha! Peals of laughter echo hauntingly, in countless ambivalent tones. Hundreds of clowns are parading through the halls of contemporary art, in work by Lee Gordon, Archie Rand, Tony Fitzpatrick, Judy Rilka, Randolfo Rocha, Jonathan Borofsky, Michael O'Brien, Donald Baechler, Bobby G., Mark McCloud, Rob Scholte, Daniel Tisdale, Ellen Phelan, John Baldessari, Katherine Sherwood, David Wojnarowicz, Robert Williams, Greg O'Halloran, Julian Schnabel, John Peters, Julie Wachtel, Federico Fellini, Ted Rosenthal, David Salle, Aurthur Sarnoff, David Graham, Robin Winters, the Alien Comic, Cindy Sherman, George Condo, Eric Bainbridge, Bruce Nauman, Thomas Schindler, Michael Smith, William Wegman, Celia Shapiro, Huck Snyder, Louise Lawler, Russel Floersch, Bill Irwin, Andy Soma, Nicholas Africano, Stanley Sobolewski, Tod Papageorge, David Manilow, Robert Longo, Hapi Phace, Miriam

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