Have you ever thought about where a work of art comes from? Does it matter to you if a painting was commissioned by a wealthy patron or the soul brainchild of the artist? That's what we'll be discussing in - a case for commissions.
We’ve all seen the signs. Whether in a museum, gallery, or other sterile-feeling cultural space, there are signs that warn us to stay away and maintain a safe distance from a precious object. However, this mindset can easily seep into the rest of our experience, beyond just a physical reminder. Where current norms and standards in some cultural institutions may be intimidating, hard to decipher, or just downright uninviting - we are here to set the record straight!
Listen to our podcast, Disturbing the Piece: rethinking the art world, at the link above.