In , after Helene quit her job at Pomona, we went together to New York; after a few years she became the Director of Artists Space. If you are looking for a book to animate the scholarship on the group later known as the Pictures artists of the s and s, Jack Goldstein. Jack Goldstein and the CalArts Mafia is the compelling story of artist Jack Goldstein and some of his classmates at CalArts, who in the early s went to New.

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Every art jwck from NY asks me about this book, and one can barely see its history of being printed. It moves between the recollections of Goldstein’s peers and the artist’s description of his rise and fall. Barry Stone rated it it was amazing May 15, Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. The Making of an Artist. Jack Goldstein and anr CalArts Mafia is anchored by Jack’s reflections, dramatized by Hertz into first person narratives, of the early days of CalArts and the last days of Chouinard; the New York artworld; the trials and tribulations of finding and maintaining success; his inter-personal relationships; and his disappearance from the art scene.


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A book that is much talked about but never seen. As a historical text, it is juicy, mesmerizing, and at times wobbly—as any account of power, ambition, and talent might be when told by its agents in the first person, resting on memories that stretch across ten, twenty, or more years. Famous Quotes on the Romantic and Romance.


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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Jack Goldstein and the CalArts Mafia lays bare many of the vices and devices deployed in cultivating these relationships as integral to cultivating a career as an artist. Diego rated it really liked it Nov 20, Robert rated it it was amazing Nov 15, To what extent is an artist, his or her career, and his or her artwork golvstein product of interpersonal relationships?

September 1, ISBN: Caitlin rated it really liked it Nov 16, This book is an authentic account of the rise of contemporary art in the s and s.