Essay by Charles Bock on Comics and Contemporary Art
November 13, 2002 7:42 AM Subscribe
Picasso vs The Uncanny X-Men.
Charles Bock with a really long essay digs up the old dead horse of "What Is Art?" Do you stare blankly at contemporary/conceptual art and try to get
what critics and curators think is so great? Was Tolstoy right that truly great art must be able to communicate to laypeople with no art training? I myself love spending afternoons at Museums, not to look at the art, but to look at people confused out of their minds.
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