Month: June 2004



The Business of Art: Where Will an Agent Take You?

As I thought about the friendly sounds of the words “representation” and “advocate,” words connected to the jobs of literary, dramatic, and talent agents, I opened the dictionary to look up the root meaning of “agent.” Middle English, Latin, and Greek have it as “drive,” but the Old Norse says it is “to travel in…

Special Features: Marina Abramovic interviews Praxis (Delia Bajo and Brainard Carey)

SITTING IN A SMALL CAFE IN SOHO, NEW YORK CITY Marina Abramovic: I like the adoption project and would like to be adopted! My family life was so difficult, my mother never kissed me, and I never had any good relationship to my family, so I was thinking maybe you should adopt me. Brainard Carey:…