Category Archive: Marcel Duchamp

Constricting Art Through "Ownership"

In yesterday’s New York Times, a lawyer named Michael Rips presented a piece entitled “Fair Use, Art, Swiss Cheese and Me” about the artist DavideSalle’s use of a picture of him. He ends:… Continue reading

Oh Postmodernism, Oh Here, Oh Now, Oh Damn!

“Make it new.” ¬†When Ezra Pound commanded that he was doing it, taking from Confucius and bringing the Chinese philosopher’s words into the West of the twentieth century and in a new way.… Continue reading