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Posts tagged "art bollocks"

Apr 21, 2013
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Jean Tinguely on ‘Art’

“Just guys doing things.”

(Thx, @rogre!)

Dec 14, 2012
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How to Read International Art English


  In the latest issue of the online magazine Triple Canopy, Rule and Levine analyze and attempt to understand art-world-speak, which they term International Art English (IAE). “This language,” they write, “has everything to do with English, but it is emphatically not English.”


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How to Read International Art English

In the latest issue of the online magazine Triple Canopy, Rule and Levine analyze and attempt to understand art-world-speak, which they term International Art English (IAE). “This language,” they write, “has everything to do with English, but it is emphatically not English.”

Filed under: art bollocks

Jun 25, 2011
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"Art Bollocks" by Charlotte Young

'Art Bollocks' = text is perceived as near-nonsensical comments about a work of art.

Also known as ‘Artspeak’

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"Art Bollocks" by Charlotte Young

'Art Bollocks' = text is perceived as near-nonsensical comments about a work of art.

Also known as ‘Artspeak’

More on Art Bollocks →

Jun 23, 2011
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An Artist’s Statement from Charlotte Young

"I make videos" = my dad bought me a MacBook Pro

"I’m a published writer" = my blog has had over 100 hits

"My work is concerned with narrative" = I like stories

"my work is currently in a state of flux" = I haven’t made anything in 8 months

(Via)

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