The Spence Collection
How art can change your life.

Crocodile Tears: The Great Corrector

Created 1984 5 Acquired 198512

Comic strip

Artwork Story

Series commissioned by MOCA to run as a comic strip in the L.A.Weekly
Exhibited Laguna Art Museum 1998-9 "Life Lessons: How Art Can Change Your Life"

Judith Spence

This is in the lecture (see Stories, What I Learned...). There is no more clear depiction of how perfectionism destroys the creative gesture.


"Exh:Laguna Art Museum, 1998-9, 'Life Lessons; ...'"

About the Artist

Douglas Huebler


Also By This Artist

"Corrected Reinhardt"
Created 1988 Acquired 19896

Poster: Crocodile Tears (Rouen Cathedral)
Created 1985-6 Acquired 19860000

Variable Piece #506 / Tower of London Series
Created 1975 Acquired 19851212

Variable Piece #510 / Tower of London Series
Created 1990 Acquired 1990