Posted in Research, Sited work, Texts by chrisfremantle on January 12, 2010

ARTWORK, a project by Chicago-based Temporary Services.  Well worth getting a copy of this newspaper which challenges, documents, proposes and otherwise stimulates thought about alternative economies in the arts.  With essays, personal stories and re-presentations of historical artworks, this is excellent food for thought, arising as it does out of the current climate which in the US is seeing the collapse of the art market, and in the UK  a significant shrinking in public-sector investment in the arts, whether the government changes or not.

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Hans Haacke

Posted in Texts by chrisfremantle on December 23, 2003

Symbolic Capital Management: or what to do with the Good, the True and the Beautiful.

The Artist engages in critique the relationship between business and the arts.
The worker interrogates the industrial means of production.

See also PLATFORM and the project Funding for a Change.

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