Global Dimensions of the Readymade
||Faris, Jaimey Hamilton|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Intellect, Limited|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $23.00|
| Book Description: |
Since Marcel Duchamp created his “readymades” a century ago—most famously christening a urinal as a fountain— the practice of incorporating commodity objects into art has become ever more pervasive. Uncommon Goods traces one particularly important aspect of that progression: the shift in artistic concern toward the hidden ethical dimensions of global commerce. Jaimey Hamilton Faris discusses the work of, among many others, Ai Weiwei,...