A century and a half ago, unnamed Japanese artists immortalised the fart wars that plagued the country. Or something.
In times of short attention, art seems to be a passe institution. However, the more things change, the more we should covet the methods of the old masters.
We’re yet to realise the extent of abuses that governments cover-up. One organisation is measuring the architecture of these otherwise quiet abuses.
Today, Clive Palmer lost his court case, and will now have to pay Twisted Sister a hefty sum. But you know what? He was just doing what all artists do.
In my humble opinion, the backlash around the suggested Dark Mofo work by Santiago Sierra represents a precedent that perhaps we don’t fully grasp.
You might not know my name, but you might understand my struggle. I’ve donated my life to writing, and don’t think I regret it every day. That doesn’t mean I’ll quit.