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Human Interest: Martha Wilson on John Coplans

Inspired by the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection, a new Whitney Stories series invites artists to discuss portraits that are meaningful to them. Here, Martha Wilson discusses honesty in John Coplans's work and her own.

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A 30-second online art project:
LaTurbo Avedon, Morning Mirror / Evening Mirror

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