for I believe that failure is less frequently attributable to either sufficiency of means or impatience of labour, than to a confused understanding of the thing actually to be done.
It would be premature and presumptuous to preempt the verdict of prosperity
-eclecticism, collecting, selection --> Latin - lect- legre- choose
contradistinction, precarious equilibrium, ambivalent correspondence
I should like to carry out my future work in the interplay between Robert Smithson's uncompleted project and Michael Jackson's face -Ashley Bickerton- artist
long tradition of painting
NeueWilde- rebirth of painting
Peter Fischli/David Weiss- Goldsworthy style
marginalised social group- unattainable abstracts
Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Michel Majerus, Gehard Merz
Dan Peterman "Sulfer Cycle"
Guy Debord- Situation Theory
appropriation- Richard Prince
myth of "artistic"
Cindy Sherman - Feminist? I'm not Feminist
white cube vs. over-the-couch
read the paper
The ever-expanding field of available objects led me to investigate what I saw as a crisis of meaning and identity by juxtaposing heterogeneous objects in a poetic, yet non-hierachical way.--Haim Steinbach