Marina Abramovic. (Photo courtesy Patrick McMullan)

Art World Abstracts: We’re Finally Getting a Memoir From Marina Abramovic, and More!

It’s a wonder this hasn’t come sooner, but now here we are—Marina Abramovic shall write a lengthy memoir, and it’s a good bet she will be paid handsomely to do so. It’s said it will “chronicle her childhood growing up in the former Yugoslavia, where her father served as a commander during World War II and her mother was a major in the army,” before moving on to her endurance-based performance art ordeals that have found sensational mainstream appeal. With that kind of a plot, you can expect a movie option, and a future where, like, Meryl Streep plays Marina en route to Oscar gold.

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