Gordon Matta-Clark and Gerry Hovagimyan working on Conical Intersect, 1975. Photo: Harry Gruyaert / Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York and David Zwirner, New York.

How Gordon Matta-Clark Saw the City

By slicing through buildings in his art, Matta-Clark wanted to rescue them from neglect.