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Peter Benson Miller: Painting and Drawing in the Contact Zone: Philip Guston in Postwar Rome

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Philip Guston, “The Tormentors,” 1947-48, oil on canvas. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (c) Estate of Philip Guston.

Peter Benson Miller is the Andrew Heiskell Arts Director at the American Academy in Rome. An art historian and curator, he curated Philip Guston, Roma (2010) at the Museo Carlo Bilotti in Rome and at the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C. His recent exhibitions include: Cy Twombly, Photographer (2015); Studio Systems (2016); and Charles Ray, Mountain Lion Attacking a Dog (2017).  He is the editor of Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston (New York Review Books, 2015).

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