PERL, Jed. American, b. 1951. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Art in America and Arts Magazine, art critic during the 1970s; New Republic, art critic, 1994-. Contributing editor to Vogue, 1980s-94; columnist for Salmagundi; contributor to New Criterion. Lecturer at colleges and art schools. Publications: Paris without End: On French Art since World War I, 1988; Gallery Going: Four Seasons in the Art World, 1991; Trevor Wink- field's Pageant, 1997; Eyewitness: Reports from An Art World in Crisis, 2000. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: c/o New Republic, 1331 H Street NW Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005, U.S.A.