Ridiculous Portrait: the Art of May Wilson

Ridiculous Portrait the Art of May Wilson None

  • Title: Ridiculous Portrait: the Art of May Wilson
  • Author: William S. Wilson
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 348
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    1. William S. Wilson lovingly recounts the parable of his mother's life -- from provincial housewife in Towson, Maryland, to "suburban fluxist" (I invented that term), after meeting Ray Johnson, the founder of mailart (you have to write it as one word, apparently). Most of the book is reproductions of May's sculptures, funny collages, self-parodies. The one I most remember, I notice, is entitled "Untitled (bronze muffin pan with dental molds)." It's a bunch of dentures piled into a muffin tin -- tw [...]

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