Other Articles by Samuel Klaus



 » Plastination - FROM THE ARCHIVES: Body Worlds, the traveling anatomical exhibition that has taken the US by storm, was originally launched as an international science/art program by its creator, Dr. Günter von Hagens. A look back at the LAS feature from 1999.
[06.27.2007 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Bas Jan Ader - FROM THE ARCHIVES: Having set out alone from Cape Cod in a small boat in the summer of 1975, Dutch performance artist Bas Jan Ader hoped to reach the UK with a monumental new piece for the Groninger Museum in Amsterdam. Instead, he made himself a legend.
[03.26.2007 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Stop Barbie - FROM THE ARCHIVES: Pining for the innocence of the Internet's early days, Samuel Klaus recounts the astonishing story of Aljona, a former candidate for the title of Miss Russia.
[02.05.2007 by Samuel Klaus]


 » The Gates - Twenty-six years in the making, The Gates, an ambitous project from visionary artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude is finally realized.
[02.11.2005 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Elvis Is Dead - Twenty-five years ago, the Pelvis left us, and so the rest of the King went with it. Not even death, however, could free up the King's always hectic schedule - what with all that getting abducted by aliens, shagging housewives, showing up in Alabama supermarkets, on Illinois highways and in fast-food joints around the world.
[08.21.2002 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Herzog & de Meuron - FROM THE ARCHIVES: With oddly parallel lives, two forward-thinking Swiss architects have exploded into the international spotlight with the completion of the Tate Modern Gallery in London.
[11.28.2000 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Roman Signer - In an artistic sense, the Swiss artist is a most outstanding sculptor, not limiting himself to working with mere matter but, with space and time as his canvas and brush, making it possible to appreciate the mundane in explosive new ways.
[04.28.2000 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Jörg Haider - When someone comments on a fascist politician from Austria, they most likely mean Jörg Haider, the chancellor of Kärnten, a small Austrian state, and president of the yodeling nation's FPÖ.
[09.22.1999 by Samuel Klaus]


 » Christo and Jeanne-Claude - Samuel Klaus profiles the collaborative partnership of Christo and Jeanne-Claude, highlighting their hallmark structural art.
[03.23.1999 by Samuel Klaus]
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