Exhibition curated by Fred Dennis and Valerie Steele
Exhibition design by Joel Sanders
Exhibition graphics by Matthias Kern
Music curated by Scott Ewalt

Videos by Tamsen Young and Roy Schneider, featuring John Bartlett, Anna Blume, Simon Doonan, Jonathan D. Katz, Hal Rubinstein, Karlo Steel, and Glennda Testone

Exhibition intern: Alexis Carreno

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Coby Foundation



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429: Lively. Gorgeous. Brilliant. Timely.

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