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.
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.
Banjo Patterson’s classic Australia poem retells the tribulations of an impossible pursuit. So, I wrote the millennial version of it.
A century and a half ago, unnamed Japanese artists illustrated the fart wars that plagued the country. Or something.