Rituals of Reductive Island: Why I Hated The Whitney’s ‘Rituals of Rented Island’
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Rituals of Reductive Island: Why I Hated The Whitney’s ‘Rituals of Rented Island’

While I know this will certainly get me in trouble but try as I might, I can’t say it another way: I hated the Whitney Museum’s exhibition Rituals of Rented Island: Object Theater, Loft Performance and The New Psychodrama–Manhattan, 1970-1980. Even its Jack Smith-coined name couldn’t save the exhibition for me. Continue reading