Art

Hole in the wall gang … work on Gordon Matta-Clark’s Conical Intersect, 1975.

How Gordon Matta-Clark took a chainsaw to 70s New York

Sledgehammer in hand, the intrepid artist and ‘anarchitect’ embarked on a perilous odyssey of urban deconstruction – clearing a path for generations to come before his death aged 35 Bare-chested and swinging high on a suspended platform in the vast interior space of a derelict steel-trussed warehouse on a New York pier, Gordon Matta-Clark, acetylene torch …

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