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Philip Pearlstein

Francis Picabia, Art-World Jailer: Philip Pearlstein on ‘One of the Prime Movers of Modern Art,’ in 1970

With the Museum of Modern Art in New York preparing to open a much-anticipated Francis Picabia retrospective on Monday, we turn back to the September 1970 issue of ARTnews, in which Philip Pearlst<a href="/art-news/reviews/monster-mash-momas-retrospective-of-the-shape-shifting-provocateur-francis-picabia-is-one-of-the-best-shows-of-the-year-7336/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"…

Moving Targets

A veteran painter argues that the nude motion studies of Muybridge and Eakins are unjustly notorious—when they should be celebrated for influencing generations of modern artists.