COLUMNS

  • PRINT November 1998

    Jim Shaw

    Jim Shaw is a Los Angeles-based artist represented by Metro Pictures in New York. A collection of his drawings, Dreams, was published in 1995 (Smart Art Press). In addition to his work as an artist, he served as the animation director for Nightmare on Elm Street 4, in which he also played the part of a teenage soul escaping from the neck of the just decapitated Freddy Krueger.

  • PRINT October 1998

    John Waters

    John Waters is a filmmaker and artist who divides his time between Baltimore and New York. His film Pecker opened nationwide in September. His photographs were recently published in John Waters: Director's Cut (Scalo). Photo: Greg Gorman.

  • PRINT September 1998

    Karen Kilimnik

    Karen Kilimnik is a Philadelphia-based artist represented by 303 Gallery in New York. Her work was most recently seen in a solo exhibition at Kunsthalle Zürich, with a catalogue copublished by Edition Patrick Frey.

  • PRINT Summer 1998

    Peter Halley

    Peter Halley is an artist and publisher of Index magazine. A retrospective of his work, “Peter Halley: Painting as Sociogram, 1981-1987,” was recently held at Kitakyushu Municipal Museum in Japan. His prints were recently on view in “New Concepts in Printmaking I” at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

  • PRINT May 1998

    Jake and Dinos Chapman

    London-based artist duo Jake and Dinos Chapman exhibit regularly at the Victoria Miro Gallery. Their work was recently featured in “Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection” at the Royal Academy of Arts.

  • PRINT April 1998

    Thomas Frank

    Thomas Frank is a contributing reporter to the Washington Post, The Nation, and In These Times, and editor-in-chief of The Baffler. His most recent book is The Conquest of Cool (University of Chicago Press, 1997).

  • PRINT March 1998

    Andrew Hultkrans

    Andrew Hultkrans is a frequent contributor to Artforum.

  • PRINT January 1998

    Greil Marcus' Real Life Rock

    Greil Marcus is a contributing editor of Artforum. His “Mangiafucco” about the exhibition “Arnold Böcklin/Giorgio de Chirico/Max Ernst: Eine Reise ins Ungewisse” (Kunsthaus Zurich) appears in the catalogue of the same name.

  • PRINT November 1997

    Greil Marcus

    Greil Marcus is a contributing editor of Artforum. An excerpt from his book Lipstick Traces is included in A Life in Pieces: Reflections on Alexander Trocchi edited by Allan Campbell and Tim Niel (Rebel inc., Edinburgh).

  • PRINT October 1997

    Greil Marcus

    Greil Marcus is a contributing editor of Artforum.

  • PRINT September 1997

    Greil Marcus’ Real Life Rock

    Greil Marcus is a contributing editor of Artforum. His catalogue essay “Forty Years of Overstatement: Criticism and the Disney Theme Parks,” appears in Designing Disney's Theme Parks: The Architecture of Reassurance, edited by Karal Ann Marling (Flammarion).