MoMA Interviews Paco Blancas, ‘Magnetic’ Marina’s Biggest Fan

paco blancas MoMA Interviews Paco Blancas, Magnetic Marinas Biggest FanMoMA maintains an online portrait gallery of visitors to Marina Abramovic’s The Artist is Present, and one face keeps popping up: a man with slick hair and a black mustache, who often appears to be weeping.

Who is he?

He is Paco Blancas, “a NYC-based make-up artist,” and the museum has dispatched an intern to interview him.

Blancas tells her that Abramovic’s piece “has a very strong magnetism”: “it’s almost like you feel this force, it draws you in, like a magnet.”

Evidently!