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By Robert Smithson

Since the 1979 booklet of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Robert Smithson's importance as a spokesman for a new release of artists has been generally stated and the significance of his pondering to modern artists and paintings critics maintains to develop. as well as a brand new creation by way of Jack Flam, The amassed Writings comprises formerly unpublished essays by means of Smithson and gathers hard-to-find articles, interviews, and pictures. jointly those offer an entire photo of his wide-ranging perspectives on artwork and culture.

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