“In conceptual art the idea or concept is the most important part of the work.”
That the kids doing the dance at the press preview had a little trouble pronouncing the word “contemporary” – instead saying con-tem-pree – is the least of the work’s problems.
Disrupting the System
Who can say whether these faces hanging from the wall accurately reproduce the faces of those people who were innocently having a cigarette or chewing gum?
Sculpture By The Sea 2013
As an art event, SBTS is reliably awful and its problems are always the same.
Watching the video is like watching a snuff film, you can’t quite believe they’re going to do it – but then they do: they burn the profits from their music careers as a gesture against the art world.
Imagining The Future
Past visions of the future betray their own time.