Monthly Archives: November 2010

Ulises Carrión

Carrión

Is the name “Ulises Carrión” known to more than a handful of people outside the realm of artist’s books? Born in the Mexican town of San Andrés Tuxtla in 1941, Carrión originally had his eyes set on a literary career–his … Continue reading

George Sugarman

Sugarman

In the early 1960s, George Sugarman (1912-1999) did more to challenge the prevailing conventions of sculpture from within sculpture than any other artist of the time. First, he embraced color—“embraced” is far too mild a word: he plunged into color, … Continue reading