NEWSgrist wishes everyone a Happy New Year; in spite (in defiance?) of some nasty stuff out there, we insist on invoking the spirit of Mr. Brown:
"I feel good."
Regretting those no longer with us:
William A. Garnett, who elevated the genre of aerial photography to a form of artistic expression... Photo: The Getty
Damien Hirst's The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living (1991), bought by Hedge-fund billionaire Steven A. Cohen for $12 million in 2004