This November Artforum
looks at Art and Virtual Reality
: Douglas Coupland
talks with Daniel Birnbaum
about the future of technology and desire and Alyssa K. Loh discusses virtuality and empathy. Plus Cheryl Finley on “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power,” Greil Marcus on Slash: A Punk Magazine from Los Angeles, 1977-80
; Jackie Neudorf on Donna Deitch's Desert Hearts
, and more.
is the leading contemporary art
magazine and holds the unique roles of institution, nexus, and foremost tastemaker of the art world. It delivers the highest level of critical discourse about contemporary visual culture to a diverse international audience and is often the first to identify artists whose work comes to define eras. Launched in California in 1962, Artforum
moved to New York in 1967, where it is still based.