What can we do when arms manufacturers sponsor museums and some of the world's most valuable artworks are used as a fictional currency in a global futures market that has nothing to do with the works themselves? Can we distinguish between creativity and the digital white noise that bombards our everyday lives?
Examining the opportunities presented by the real-time generation of new, relatively unregulated content online, this publication evaluates the prominent role that new media has come to play in artistic practices – and social movements – in the Arab world today.
Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).
Artist/Author: Ernst Fischer | Reference: D1970 | Type: DVD
Series of photographs documenting some of the works of German-born, London-based performance artist Ernst Fischer: Brixton Heart Room (in collaboration with Franko B); The Book of Dust (in collaboration with Manuel Vason); The Art of (Self-)Service; Remains of the Day. Includes a list of images with titles.