Context in Art- Since 2002
Art is a mini-portal for the exploration of the context of art through
art. The economic,
political and social forces shaping the histories of art are
visualized as artworks themselves. With "Contextin' Art",
visitors can visually browse the often invisible relationships between
politics, and economic
Contextin' takes cues from previous generations of artists engaged
critique" and "conceptual
art," as well as calls from contemporary
artivists to interrogate the desire
for "techno-formalism" within institutions.
"things," "forms," "objects," "shapes,"
with beginnings and endings are mere convenient fiction:
there is only an uncertain disintegrating order that transcends
the limits of rational separations.
The fictions erected in the eroding
Smithson, "A Sedimentation of the Mind"