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Positions of Art Criticism: art as commodity and/or political propaganda

TitlePositions of Art Criticism: art as commodity and/or political propaganda
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of PublicationSubmitted
AuthorsCommandeur I
Series Titlen.e.w.s
KeywordsAchille Bonito Oliva, Aperto 80, Art Asia Pacific, Avantgardia Transavantgardia, Boris Groys, China, David Levi Strauss, Diedrich Diedrichsen, Don Thompson, Gao Shiming, Harald Szeemanm, Hou Hanru, Isabelle Graw, Jennifer Allen, Jing Shijian, Julian Stallabras, Melissa Chiu, Minimalia, Rich Streitmatter-Tran, Rotterdam Dialogues, Samuel Keller, Shanghai Biennial
Abstract

I'd like to respond to Thomas Berghuis' latest entry 'Time will Tell', in which he asks 'Do we need art critics to establish a dialogue about contemporary art?

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