Douglas Crimp (1944–2019)

Issue no5
Oct-Nov 2021

Douglas Crimp the art historian, critic, and curator who generated some of the most enduring, foundational texts on postmodern art, queer theory, and institutional critique, and whose later writings on dance galvanized the field and synthesized histories of ballet, modern dance, and postmodern performance—died of multiple myeloma early Friday morning in Manhattan. He was seventy-four years old.

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 5 — 2021