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contemporary art and corporate capitalism

In March 2012, CBS aired a showing of 60 Minutes with Morley Safer reporting on one of the world’s most gaudy and infamous art fairs: the Art Basel in Miami. The story began: “Even if some contemporary art seems alien … Continue reading

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corporate cosmology collage

inappropriate appropriation? ap·pro·pri·a·tion/əˌprōprēˈāSHən/ Noun: The action of taking something for one’s own use, typically without the owner’s permission. The artistic practice or technique of reworking images from well-known paintings, photographs, etc., in one’s own work. the parts make up the … Continue reading

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