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Preaching to the converted – Victoria and Albert Museum

It is understandable that,

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in current circumstances, major arts institutions should try to ally themselves with the more
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anarchic, contrarian elements in contemporary culture. Perhaps this is especially true of those dealing with 301 Moved Permanently the contemporary visual arts, committed as these still are to the myth of ‘avant-gardism’. One problem that immediately presents itself, of course, is that this myth is […]

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Disobedient Objects – Edward Lucie-Smith at the Victoria and Albert Museum

It is understandable that, in current circumstances, major arts institutions should try to ally themselves with the

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more anarchic, contrarian elements in contemporary culture. Perhaps this is especially true of those dealing with the contemporary visual arts, 301 Moved Permanently committed as these still are to the
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myth nginx of ‘avant-gardism’. One problem that immediately presents itself, of course, is that this myth […]