Hal Foster: From the ‘society of spectacle’ to the ‘society of extras’
4 December 2003
Show More Relational Aesthetics by Nicolas Bourriaud, translated by Matthew Copeland.
Les Presses du réel, 128 pp., €9, March 2002, 2 84066 060 1Show More
Postproduction by Nicolas Bourriaud, translated by Jeanine Herman.
Lukas and Sternberg, 88 pp., $19, October 2001, 0 9711193 0 9Show More
Interviews: Volume I by Hans Ulrich Obrist.
Charta, 967 pp., $60, June 2003, 9788881584314Show More
“... In an art gallery over the last decade you might have happened on one of the following. A room empty except for a stack of identical sheets of paper – white, sky-blue, or printed with a simple image of an unmade bed or birds in flight – or a mound of identical sweets wrapped in brilliant coloured foil, the sweets, like the paper, free for the taking. Or a space where office contents were dumped ...”