Landfall reviews Theo Schoon: A biography


Read Laurence Simmons’ review of Theo Schoon: A Biography.

‘Émigré artist Theo Schoon, whose life intersected with important cultural moments in New Zealand’s art history, made occasionally impressive, dominantly weird and sometimes godawful art. Vainglory and vanity, the hokey and the profound, independence and jealousy combined in Schoon’s character in such unexpected ways that one despairs of sorting them out.’

Read the full review here.