Maurice Berger is a research professor and the chief curator at the Center for Art Design and Visual Culture at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and a consulting curator at the Jewish Museum in New York
When people talk about the ‘avant-garde’, they don’t normally have television in mind
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