Who is Jerry Saltz

Jerry Saltz (born February 19, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American art critic. Since 2006, he has been senior art critic and columnist for New York magazine. Formerly the senior art critic for The Village Voice, he received the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 2018 and was nominated for the award in 2001 and 2006. Saltz served as a visiting critic at School of Visual Arts, Columbia University, Yale University, and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the New York Studio Residency Program, and was the sole advisor for the 1995 Whitney Biennial.

Saltz is the recipient of three honorary doctorates, including from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2008 and Kansas City Art Institute in 2011.

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  • Jhillmd: added jerry saltz, who says, “let [the unvaccinated] die” because they didn’t take a jab. he falsely claims vaxed “are more than 97% protected from” covid caught from unvaxed. that relative risk reduction (rrr) is far lower today. he ignores < 1% absolute rr, spread from vaxed.
  • Dons_lawn_salon: jerry saltz is a more demented little freak than mikey miles. change my mind
  • Wordsquotefact: i like that the art world isn't regulated. - jerry saltz
  • Dinokuznik: ... unless you are jerry saltz
  • Jerrysaltz: "you can make art about the most complicated, weird ass, mystical or formalist things in the world. and i promise you, you can get an audience of at least 12, maybe 112.” - jerry saltz.
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On The Morning Of Christs Nativity
 by John Milton


This is the Month, and this the happy morn
Wherin the Son of Heav'ns eternal King,
Of wedded Maid, and Virgin Mother born,
Our great redemption from above did bring;
For so the holy sages once did sing,
That he our deadly forfeit should release,

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