This week: Jasper Johns. Carlos Basualdo of the Philadelphia Museum of Artwork and Scott Rothkopf of the Whitney Museum of American Artwork speak to Ben Luke about their simultaneous reveals of the 91-year-old artist, and taking a radical method to a retrospective of a radical artist. Learn extra concerning the exhibition (till 13 February 2022) right here.
Additionally this week: Venice’s vacationer downside. Are Venetian authorities subjecting vacationers in Venice to unprecedented surveillance? We speak to Anna Somers Cocks, founding father of The Artwork Newspaper and former chair of Venice in Peril.
And within the Work of the Week, our deputy digital editor Aimee Dawson asks Marja Sakari, the director of the Ateneum in Helsinki, concerning the Finnish artist Outi Heiskanen’s Dream Play: Fleeting Virginity (1984), a key work in her retrospective on the museum (till 9 January 2022).
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