CHRIS FREMANTLE

we tried something, we failed, we burnt it down

Posted in Failure by chrisfremantle on March 18, 2013

“How you can be doing that work, how you can be this radical alternative, and those oppressive structures return so unconsciously?”

Transcript of a discussion about collectives and failure.  Collectives, which are meant to be a radical alternative to the marketisation of the individual in the art economy, end up sliding unconsciously into patriarchies, or being co-opted by institutions and failing in the ambition to be radical.

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