Art Breakers

“Damage Control,” a new show at the Hirshhorn museum, explores the death drive, the beauty in destruction, and the aftermath of the Cold War.

Published on: February 27, 2014
Eve Tushnet is a writer in Washington, DC. She blogs at Patheos and has written for Commonweal, USA Today, and the Weekly Standard, among other publications.
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  • Anthony

    Two thoughts: thanatos; and destruction revealed becomes easier shorn of perished people! The reviewer cognitively elicits (as one interpretation) from new show at Hirshhorn museum the essence of why men survive – to obviate destruction, death… Art generates dreams and ideals which sets up values.

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