Artists using assistants and workshops is a tale as old as time. So why are we so adverse to it today?
Do Not Touch is a hands on approach to the art world. 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. This mindset can easily seep into the rest of our experience, beyond just a physical reminder. Current norms and standards in some cultural institutions may be intimidating, hard to decipher, or just downright uninviting - we’re here to change that.
Listen to our podcast, Disturbing the Piece: rethinking the art world, at the link above.