Let’s, for a moment, argue that art and politics (as we currently practise their convergent theories, and – with a secondary disclaimer – specifically in western visual art terminologies) has its roots in Italy. We’ll point out how the artists’ manifesto was the first real example of the merging of art and politics in the form of the art object, and that it was The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism (published in Bologna in 1909)… [read more »]
Tomorrow at 12:30, Marina Abramovic will be doing an Ask Me Anything on Reddit! An AMA is a forum for redditors to ask notable people any kind of question, and hopefully get a response. We’ll be consulting our crystals for #relevant questions until then. See you there!