Performance Art Realness with a Twist

Marina Abramovic, “The Artist Is Present,” performance documentation, 2010, courtesy of the New York Times

Marina Abramovic, "The Artist Is Present," performance documentation, 2010, courtesy of the New York Times

Marina Abramovic, “The Artist Is Present,” performance documentation, 2010, courtesy of the New York Times

Marina Abramovic, “The Artist Is Present,” performance documentation, 2010, courtesy of the New York Times