When: Oct. 19, 7:30-9 p.m. 2009
Should an art audience be suspicious of works of art that open themselves up to popular cultural content? Do explorations of screen life affirm or undermine the commodity structure of mainstream entertainment? Are copyleft strategies legitimate or objectionable? How is the artist's relationship with the subjects that she kidnaps as found footage or those she films herself in studio settings mediated by the technological display formats? Candice Breitz will field such questions and speak about recent works.