The Spectator


Controversial Chuck Close Self-Portrait to Remain in Storage

February 13, 2019

Seattle University is still in possession of one the most contentious pieces of American art in recent months—but it’s not...

Op-ed: Response to the Removal of Chuck Close’s Self-Portrait

Guest Writer, Author

February 7, 2018

Dear Tess, ank you for writing about the removal of Chuck Close’s work. I disagree with Ken Allan’s opinion that a committee discussion would’ve produced better results regarding this issue. Victims of sexual assault are almost entirely snubbed by the court of law. Perpetrators o en go free, unimpeded by their repugnant actions; ...

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