American Pastoral: Truth, Justice and the American Whey

The exhibition at Gagosian, London, until March 14, 2020, borrows its title from the 1997 novel of the same name by Philip Roth, in which the idyllic life of the New Jersey protagonist, Seymour, comes posthumously to represent an unravelling of the American Dream, a dream we even now recognise as being dogged by political and familial turmoil. Read it here

Installation view, artworks from left to right: © Estate Jack Goldstein © Mark Tansey © Jeff Koons © Richard Prince, Thomas Moran, ph. Lucy Dawkins

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