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Jenny Holzer’s Been Finger Painting

85877054 Jenny Holzers Been Finger Painting

"Xenon for Paris" (2009) by the artist. (Courtesy Getty Images)

Interview just put out a chat between Kiki Smith and Jenny Holzer that’s very worth reading.

Topics discussed include Ms. Holzer’s leaving New York, her early word works, the Bush administration, and peanuts. (Q: What do you think about airports? A: I eat lots of peanuts, that’s for sure!)

Some of Ms. Holzer’s recent projects, in the vein of her recent “Endgame” show at Skarstedt Gallery, apparently involve her finger painting over top secret government documents that detail illicit activities like waterboarding.

Read it here!

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