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Mapping the New Isolationism: America First?

The vintage Rand McNally map that claims to provide a world picture but assigns such prominence to the United States–and Great Britain–seems the perfect foil and field to illustrate the impending uncertainty of a move against globalization across the western world.   3.145 altre parole

Data Visualization

Maurizio Cattelan - Him - 2001

This is a repost of an essay I wrote in 2014 whilst at college.

On Friday 5th September, I visited ‘The Human Factor‘ exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, in Southbank, London.

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This Golden Toilet Is the Ultimate Instagram Selfie Bait

Those who like their art just as functional as it is beautiful need look no further than Maurizio Cattelan’s “America,” a fully functioning solid 18k gold toilet that threatens to upstage Duchamp’s infamous urinal as the art world’s most talked about bathroom fixture. 373 altre parole

Wife Swap

When four people who have four different agendas spend five days in the pressure cooker known as Disney World, disagreements can, and will, arise. Don’t ask me how I know. 664 altre parole

NYC: A Users Guide

The 8 Creative Wonders of the Modern Art World: Fall 2016

As sick as we might be of hearing about Kanye and the K-clan, Yeezy’s recent foray into the art world with his Famous exhibition turned out to be worth the buzz it received. 1.205 altre parole


Il caso Ai Weiwei.

Non credo che Ai Weiwei sia un contestatore e non credo sia un artista di valore, se non nell’essersi costruito, in collaborazione con il governo cinese, una fama di tutto rispetto (per i poveri palati occidentali) e rispettivi cachet stellari. 584 altre parole

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Toiletpaper store opens in Milan

ToiletPaper, the irreverent magazine created by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari, celebrated, last tuesday, together with brands like Seletti and Gufram, the opening of its first pop up store in Milan, a Toiletpaper total livingroom in a surreal atmosphere over the top, where it is possible, for the first time, to buy every object created by the creative duo during the years. 289 altre parole