Subscribe to our RSS feed:

RSS Feed Button

Brice Marden
Cold Mountain Studies 10, from a series of 35 sheets
Collection of the artist
   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  

Asia on My Mind
by Donald Kuspit

Asia has not relied on the vagaries of genius, but on training: she would regard with equal suspicion "stars" and amateurs. She knows diversities of skill among professionals, as apprentice or master, and likewise the products of different ateliers, provincial or courtly: but that anyone should practice art as an accomplishment, whether skillfully or otherwise, would seem ridiculous. Art is a function of the social order, not an ambition.