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Kriston Capps

Kriston Capps is an art critic living in Washington, DC.

The lesser known half of the artistic duo behind installations such as The Gates battled not just the art world's sexism but its willingness to ignore the logistical work behind site-specific art. Read more

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A recently released documentary on Cindy Sherman illustrates the misogyny still pervasive in the art world today. Read more

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As the field of green architecture experiences its growing pains, sustainability and good design have yet to meet. Read more

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In search of something beyond the New York art scene, Robert Smithson landed at Utah's Great Salt Lake, where he created Spiral Jetty amid abandoned oil derelicts. Now his deliberately noncommercial work is at risk of disruption by the return of oil drilling. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

After his commission for an official portrait was revoked, artist Jonathan Yeo decided to create a montage of Bush using shots from porn magazines. But does it work as political critique? Read more

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