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By Robert Smithson

Since the 1979 book of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Robert Smithson's value as a spokesman for a iteration of artists has been extensively stated and the significance of his considering to modern artists and paintings critics keeps to develop. as well as a brand new creation by way of Jack Flam, The accrued Writings comprises formerly unpublished essays by way of Smithson and gathers hard-to-find articles, interviews, and images. jointly those supply a whole photo of his wide-ranging perspectives on artwork and culture.

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