Issue edited by Ingrid Sischy. Essays "The Arc of a diver - Judy Pfaff," by John Yau; "Vienna and Her Sisters, A Parable, with Strings," by Lisa Liebmann; "The Art of Filming Painting: Derek Jarman and Caravaggio, Peter Greenaway and Jan Vermeer, Paul Leduc and Frida Kahlo," by Wolfram Schutte; "Taking Liberty with Symbols," by Herbert Muschamp; "The Tourist Industry's Dramamine Against Terrorism: Seeing the World Through Travel Ads," by Glenn O'Brien; "The Big Fight. In the Red, Yellow, and Blue Shorts, Modernism. In the Picture of the Red, Yellow, and Blue Shorts, Post-Modernism. The Umpire Strikes Back," by Carter Ratcliff; "Sonic Youth - Under the Counter, Over the Top," by Greil Marcus; "Aurora Musicalis: Glint (East of Woodbridge) - A Record by Brian Eno Created for this Issue of Artforum, with a conversation between the artist and Anthony Korner; "Art Trek: An Intergalactic Report on the Species of Earthling Called 'Artist,'" by Frederic Tuten; "Entrance, Entrapment, Exit: The Process of Bruce Nauman," by Coosje Van Bruggen; "The Red and the Black: Project for Artforum, with a Note by Germano Celant," by Alighiero Boetti; "On the Trail of Jean Le Gac: The Case of the Painter Who Never Paints," by Kate Linker; "The Common Air: Trade Winds and the Tradition in Contemporary Indian Art," by Thomas McEvilley; "Candid Camera: Robert Frank and Awareness," by Charles Hagen. Reviews by John Yau, Jeanne Silverthorne, Thomas McEvilley, Barbara Kruger, Donald Kuspit, John Howell, Carlo McCormick, Ronny Cohen, Patricia C. Phillips, Suzann Boettger, Nancy Stapen, Colin Westerbeck, Bill Berkson, Colin Gardner, Jeff Kelley, Aurora García, Ida Panicelli, Pier Luigi Tazzi, Max Wechsler, Annelie Pohlen, Wolfgang Max Faust, Stuart Morgan, Lucy Ellmann. Cover by Brian Eno.