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Carolee Schneeman,  Eye Body #24, 1963, photograph.
COLLECTION PÉREZ ART MUSEUM MIAMI; GIFT OF DENNIS AND DEBRA SCHOLL.
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Feminist-Art Icon Under Her Umbrella-Ella-Ella

Carolee Schneemann’s classic, erotic, transgressive work from the ’60s takes center stage in Miami Read More

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Taking It to the Limits

Marina Abramović’s performances, feats of endurance involving self-denial and even self-mutilation, are so influential that MoMA has asked 35 artists to re-create them for an upcoming retrospective—and so provocative that it is building a separate entrance for the show. Read More

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Carry a Big Shtick

For artists inspired by sketch comedy, off-the-wall characters who can say and do anything are a way to explore weighty political and social issues. Read More

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Spray the Ketchup, Fling the Lettuce

Groucho Marx meets Dr. Frankenstein in the hilarious multimedia extravaganzas of John Bock, whose improbable props include mayonnaise, cigarette butts, and artificial blood. Read More