Elephant Magazine: Death – Just Another Phase of an Artist’s Career

More needs to be said and written about what happens when artists die. Not that the subject is entirely neglected in academic circles: a friend of mine is five years into researching her PhD on the causes of mortality in Modernist sculptors, while a weighty tome investigating the burial practices of Abstract Expressionists in Arizona & New Mexico, 1956–59, dropped through the Elephant letterbox just last week.

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