Monthly Archives: February 2003

Attila Richard Lukacs | Of Monkey and Men, 2003

Krishna Stealing Milk, 1988

Of Monkeys and Men February 27 – March 15, 2003 Essay by Lynn Ruscheinsky Attila Richard Lukacs was inspired by Pieter Bruegel’s Two Chained Monkeys when, in 1985, he first joined the tradition in art of substituting Man with Monkey … Continue reading

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Of Monkeys and Men


Essay by Lynn Ruscheinsky Negotiating the margins between private and public, identity and difference, pleasure and punishment, desire and debauchery, self and other, monkeys inhabit Western discourse on the borders of social limit, marking the place of contradiction in social … Continue reading

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