Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Reviews by Carol McDowell

PhD candidate, Department of World Arts and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles
Lisa Gabrielle Mark, ed.
Exh. cat. Los Angeles and Cambridge, MA: Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles in association with MIT Press, 2006. 512 pp.; 475 color ills. Cloth $59.95 (9780914357995)
Exhibition schedule: Museum of Contemporary Art, Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles, March 4–July 16, 2007; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC, September 21–December 16, 2007; P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, February–June 2008; and Vancouver Art Gallery, British Columbia, October 4, 2008–January 18, 2009
September 25, 2007
Jessica Morgan and Leslie Jones, eds.
Exh. cat. Los Angeles and New York: Los Angeles County Museum of Art in association with Prestel, 2009. 324 pp.; 240 ills. Paper $36.00 (3791343459)
Exhibition schedule: Tate Modern, London, October 13, 2009–January 10, 2010; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, June 27, 2010–September 12, 2010; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 20, 2010–January 9, 2011
March 24, 2011