Posts Tagged 'Joseph Kosuth'

Museum – Stamping Art

Reviewing the Johan van Geluwe retrospective in the centre for the arts BE-PART, Stefaan Vervoort adresses the proliferation of cultural authorities and lack of self-criticism that accompanies an expanding museum landscape. Click here to read the essay.


Museum – Going Public

The critical issue of the museum has also been discussed from a more historical perspective. Tackling Takis’s sit-in at the MoMA in the late 1960s, Elise Noyez elaborates on the institution as a cultural interlocur and its paradoxical inevitability for artists who seek to successfully revolt it. Click here to read the essay.

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