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Joseph Nechvatal

Joseph Nechvatal is an American artist and writer currently living in Paris. His The Viral Tempest limited edition art LP was recently published by Pentiments Records and his newest book of poetry, Styling Sagaciousness: Oh Great No!, by Punctum Books. His 1995 cyber-sex farce novella ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~venus©~Ñ~vibrator, even was published by Orbis Tertius Press in 2023.

articles by this author

Apollo’s Decathlon: The Conceptual Olympiad (Paris 2024)

André Masson: There Is No Finished World

Robert Ryman: The Act of Looking at Musée de l’Orangerie

Alberto Giacometti / Ali Cherri : Envisagement at l’Institut Giacometti

Lacan, the Exhibition: When the artist precedes the psychoanalyst

Book Review: The Last Slogan by Nicolas Ballet and Jean-Pierre Turmel

Mark Rothko Retrospective at Louis Vuitton Foundation

Out of Bounds: Japanese Women Artists in Fluxus

Gertrude Stein and Pablo Picasso: L’invention du langage (The Invention of Language)

Mia Enell: Split at Nino Mier Gallery, Brussels

We don’t want to live in a Universe, We want to live in a Pluriverse!

Book Review: Nicola L.: Life and Art

Saving The 120 Days of Sodom

Matthias Groebel: A Change in Weather (Broadcast Material 1989-2001)

Restoration of the Isenheim Altarpiece

Elizabeth Glaessner: Four legs in a garden at Le Consortium

Vita Nuova: New issues for art in Italy 1960-1975 at MAMAC

Ellen Gallagher with Edgar Cleijne at Centro Botin

Book Review: C is for Curator: Bice Curiger, A Life in Art by Dora Imhof

Death of a Poet: Remembering Alan Jones

Book Review of Speaking East: The Strange and Enchanted Life of Isidore Isou by Andrew Hussey

Visit to Venus Grotto, Linderhof Palace, Bavaria

Damien Hirst's Cherry Blossoms at The Foundation Cartier pour l’art contemporain

Book Review: A Book of Spells by Ted Serios by Matthias Groebel

Succubations & Incubations: Selected Letters of Antonin Artaud (1945-1947)

Ouverture: The Pinault Collection at La Bourse de Commerce

Gilles Barbier: Travailler le dimanche (Working on Sundays) at HAB Galerie

Eaux d’artifice

Book Review: The Private World of Édouard Vuillard

Book Review: John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band

Warhol: A Life As Art by Blake Gopnik: Book Review

The 9th Jean-François Prat Prize Exhibition

Joseph Nechvatal on "Introspection: Expérience Pommery #15"

On the Death of Frank Popper

Robert Morris: The Perceiving Body Musée d’art moderne et contemporain

Le Cabaret du Néant at Le Château Rentilly

Unica Zürn at Musée D’art Et D’histoire De L’hôpital Sainte-Anne

Picasso: Tableaux Magiques at Musée National Picasso, Paris

Joseph Nechvatal on Bernini’s Fonseca Chapel at San Lorenzo in Lucina

Considering the Problem of Aesthetic Immersion: "Dioramas" at the Palais de Tokyo

Report from London on the ArcelorMittal Orbit Slide

Countless LED Signal-lights, Spinning Green and Red Modules, and Digital Numbers, But Nowhere to Go

Photo Essay from the Corrida at the Corpus Christi festival in Granada

On Nicola L. and "The Cape of Blues"

Book Review: The Anne Garréta 1986 novel Sphinx

Book Review: Jean Baudrillard "Pataphysics" London: Institute of Pataphysics and Atlas Press

David Bowie at Philharmonie de Paris

On Parade: Duccio di Buoninsegna in Siena

On Henri Maccheroni: 2000 Photos of the Sex of a Woman

A personal view of David Wojnarowicz on his would-be 60th birthday

Auguste Rodin Monument to Balzac: The First Bachelor Machine