Issue edited by Michelle Kuo. Essays "Passages: Claes Oldenburg, Paul Kaiser, and Robert Whitman on Robert Breer," by Claes Oldenburg, Paul Kaiser, and Robert Whitman; "Books: Malcolm Bull on Jacques Derrida's 'The Beast & The Sovereign,'" by Malcolm Bull; "Film: James Quandt on Steve McQueen's 'Shame,'" by James Quandt; "Film: Amy Taubin on Nuri Bilge Ceylan's 'Once Upon a Time in Anatolia,'" by Amy Taubin; "Film: Tony Pipolo on Jean-Marie Straub," by Tony Pipolo; "Vault: Martin Kemp on Leonardo da Vinci's 'The Virgin of the Rocks,'" by Martin Kemp; "Slant: Nasser Rabbat on the New Islamic Art Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art," by Nasser Rabbat; "Slant: Saskia Sassen and Hans Haacke on the Spaces of Occupation," by Saskia Sassen and Hans Haacke; "Slant: Annie Ochmanek on Christopher D'Arcangelo," by Annie Ochmanek; "Top Ten," by Uri Aran; "Winter 2012 Exhibitions: 45 Shows Worldwide"; "Julia Robinson on 'Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties,'" by Julia Robinson; "Dark Matter: The Art of Liu Wei," by Pauline J. Yao; "Just What Was It...?: The Art of Richard Hamilton,'" by Hal Foster; "Surface Activation: The Amir Building at The Tel Aviv Museum of Art," by Sylvia Lavin; "Close-Up: Movement Research: Michael Ned Holte on Sharon Lockhart's 'Five Dances and Nine Wall Carpets' by Noa Eshkol," by Michael Ned Holte; "Fluid Dynamics: The Art of Adriana Varejão," by Carol Armstrong; "Openings: Christodoulos Panayiotou," by Aram Moshayedi. Reviews by Hal Foster, Sylvia Lavin, Michael Ned Holte, Sharon Lockhart, Carol Armstrong, Aram Moshayedi, Francesco Bonami, Elizabeth Schambelan, Daniel Marcus, Robert Pincus-Witten, Johanna Burton, David Frankel, Donald Kuspit, Suzanne Hudson, Frances Richard, Lauren O'Neill-Butler, Richard Deming, Eva Díaz, Ara H. Merjian, Emily Hall, Barry Schwabsky, Brian Sholis, Colin Lang, Michelle Grabner, John McKinnon, Gwen Allen, Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Catherine Taft, Travis Diehl, Anna Lovatt, T.J. Demos, Michael Archer, Steven Cairns, Paul Galvez, Claire Moulène, Jens Asthoff, John Beeson, Jurriaan Benschop, Noemi Smolik, Quinn Latimer, Marco Tagliafierro, Brigitte Huck, Kaelen Wilson-Goldie, Javier Hontoria, Pablo Llorca, Cathryn Drake, Midori Matsui, Angie Baecker, Lee Ambrozy, and María Gainza. Cover: Claes Oldenburg.