Portrait of a Performance Artist as Her Own Biggest Fan

Marina Abramovic loathes those artists who have 'egos as big as the Himalayas.' But that is not going to stop the New York artist from establishing a $17 million art institute in her name. Meet a (very successful) woman of contradictions.

comments Print
"A total nightmare. My life is a nightmare. All day long, every moment," says Marina Abramovic, in a heavy Serbian accent, as she opens the door of her apartment while walking frenetically.