Artists: Felix Gonzalez-Torres, On Kawara
Venue: Andrea Rosen, New York
Exhibition Title: Amnesia
Date: December 11, 2010 – January 22, 2011
“I used to come home very late at night and watch TV to forget the daily specials before I’d work on any art. I’d scan the channels. There’s really not much to see. Everything boiled down to the same low level of meaninglessness. Everything was a fragment of a total spectacle: the most horrific news next to the most glamorous gold ring next to the most glamorous celebrity next to cooking oil. News, events, fiction, data, scandals, starving children, etc., are all collapsed into a level of historical inaction—a dark landscape, sterile, meaninglessness …”
-Felix Gonzalez-Torres, interview with Tim Rollins, 1993
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