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Thursday, February 5, 2009

Boris Groys on the sick patient "Art"

"It is obvious that an individual artwork cannot assert its presence by itself, forcing the viewer to take a look at it. It lacks the vitality, energy, and health to do so. In its origin, it seems, the work of art is sick, helpless; in order to see it, viewers must be brought to it as visitors are brought to a bed-ridden patient by hospital staff."

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By the way friends, this is our 1001 post on this blog ! The first post on 20th December 2007 was this one 

we conclude, this blog is Art !

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