Post #1208 • July 14, 2008, 8:07 AM • 12 Comments
Ironic Sans demonstrates that any sufficiently thoughtful person can generate conceptual art, but too many interesting, legitimate problems call out for solutions. See also David Friedman's thoughts on the corporate artist in residence. (Andrew)
Video footage of the work my friend Ed Sullivan did carving an eleven-foot high marble Madonna ten years ago.
Tom Lubbock: "Read any gallery wall-caption or leaflet or catalogue, and see how long it is before the writer commends the work solely on the basis of what it's about. And then note how it is isn't really about that at all." (MB)
Obsequious, yet austere: Eduoardo "Pickles" Passolini.
Urgent update from the Department of Value Addition: the Abbeville coupon expires tomorrow.