Jennifer A. González is professor of art and visual culture, contemporary art, race and representation at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She talks about Felix Gonzalez-Torres's Untitled
(1992/1993) and reads from Gonzalez-Torres's writing, connecting the work to the artist's life in the age of AIDS.
Remember the end of Manhattan
, when Woody Allen asks himself what makes life worth living
? In January 2010, during SFMOMA's three-day 75th anniversary celebration, 75 people from the Bay Area creative community gave extremely short talks — 7.5 minutes or less! — on a single collection work of their choosing. Someone called it "manic splendor" — and it was. You can view all of the talks on The Anniversary Show exhibition page
. Or look for them here, on Open Space