This month Ella Plevin slides her way in and out of “thin places” and finds that there’s plenty of nothing to think about (except the number sixty-four).  

 Salvator Mundi  auction at Christie's New York in 2017

Salvator Mundi auction at Christie's New York in 2017

 Louise Lawler CS #204  (1990) © Courtesy Louise Lawler and Metro Pictures, New York / SAMMLUNG VERBUND, Wien

Louise Lawler
CS #204 (1990)

© Courtesy Louise Lawler and Metro Pictures, New York / SAMMLUNG VERBUND, Wien

By Bob Nickas

 Venice, 1980 Photo by Gerhard Richter

Venice, 1980

Photo by Gerhard Richter

Carina Bukuts in conversation with the legendary German filmmaker and author about his recently published book “The Snows of Venice”