On View: Mary Beach’s Witty ‘Illaminations’

Mary Beach deserved to be an art star. Her collages are in a class with Richard Hamilton’s. But she was incapable of bullshitting her way to the top. She also submerged whatever ambitions she may have had to advance the work of her partner Claude PĂ©lieu. She translated him, published him, promoted him and, when … Continue reading On View: Mary Beach’s Witty ‘Illaminations’