But he’s at pains to point out that this “anti-art” is itself part of art. “Art has something which destroys its own cells,” says Kiefer. “Damien Hirst is a great anti-artist. To go to Sothebys and sell your paintings directly” – as Hirst did in 2008 – “is destroying art. But in doing it to […]

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Flong Blog + News » New Media Artworks: Prequels to Everyday Life Well, earlier this month, I experienced yet another day of cognitive dissonance in which I struggled to justify the value of new-media arts research to an audience of Silicon Valley businesspeople;while simultaneously, Some new-media artist friends of mine discovered that their work had been ‘appropriated’ by a […]