Week 4 : Situations-The White Cube at The Glucksman

This was my thought of the day... 'As an artist it is necessary to make shit work to avoid making shit work in the future.' Yesterday's exhaustion carried over into today an I started off cranky. The first hour, Research Methodologies, was about how to construct a bibliography. Sadly for me I have to do …

The White Cube (Space Cadets:An exploration of context and its role in the contemporary artwork) Part 3

CHAPTER THREE Into The Space: Andrea Fraser, Down the River (2016), Mondrian, Lissitsky, Schwitters, Klein and Institutional Critique. The gallery is empty but the air is full of sound. Footsteps, cell doors closing, instructions over an intercom, keys rattling, a clang, the hiss of a shower, someone yelling reverberates in a roar of commotion that …

The White Cube (Space Cadets:An exploration of context and its role in the contemporary artwork) Part I

This week on the MAAP course we are starting to read Brian O'Doherty's collection of essays on the White Cube. Fortunately enough I did my dissertation on that very subject...or at least the relationship of space to the art object so all I need to do is brush up. Here is the abstract and introduction …