Guest Editor: Zachary Kaplan
… the institution may overshadow the work that it otherwise highlights: it becomes the spectacle, it collects the cultural capital, and the director-curator becomes the star.
- Attributed to Hal Foster in Claire Bishop’s “Antagonism and Relational Aesthetics”
28. Once the idea of the piece is established in the artist’s mind and the final form is decided, the process is carried out blindly. There are many side effects that the artist cannot imagine. These may be used as ideas for new works.
- Sol LeWitt in “Sentences on Conceptual Art”
Photographs courtesy of Alcatraz Chicago.