Julia Friedman, an independent art historian, critic, and curator, has been a regular contributor to Artforum.
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Notebook April 2018
Paint it black
On the Puritan aesthetic of #MeToo.
Notebook December 2017
The art world’s “hidden enemy”
On accusations of ideological impurity and the abrogation of the presumption of innocence in the art world.
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Feb 02, 2018
Make art history great again: crowdsourcing and the mechanics of publicity
On the Hylas and the Nymphs controversy at the Manchester Art Gallery.
Jan 05, 2018
A warning about the Balthus warning
On a recent call for the Met to remove or amend Balthus’s Thérèse Dreaming.