ART & DESIGN

Photos: Meet Goshka Macuga, the Artist Whose Genius Is in the Footnotes

Goshka Macuga
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Photo by Davey Adesida. Hair by Yasu Nakamura, makeup by Yuco Aoki. Produced by Biel Parklee. Photography Assistant: Joey Jimeno.

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Photo by Davey Adesida. Hair by Yasu Nakamura, makeup by Yuco Aoki. Produced by Biel Parklee. Photography Assistant: Joey Jimeno.

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“Of what is, that is; of what is not that is not 1,” 2012. Wool tapestry.

Installation view, Goshka Macuga: Exhibit A, MCA Chicago. Photo by Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

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“Death of Marxism, Women of All Lands Unite,” 2013, at the New Museum. Photo by Maris Hutchinson/EPW Studio.

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“The Letter,” 2011. Tapestry.

Image by Goshka Macuga.

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“On the Nature of the Beast,” 2009. Tapestry.

Installation view, Goshka Macuga: Public Address, Lunds Konsthall. Courtesy of the artist.

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“Preparatory Notes,” 2014, at the New Museum. Photo by Maris Hutchinson/EP.

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“Lost Forty,” 2011. Tapestry. T.B. Walker Acquisition Fund, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis.

Installation view, Goshka Macuga: It Broke from Within, Walker Art Center. Photo by Gene Pittman.

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“The Nature of the Beast,” 2009. Bronze sculpture on wooden plinth. Installation view, Goshka Macuga: The Nature of the Beast, Whitechapel Gallery. Courtesy of the artist.