Repository of my thoughts and images of art, literature, travel, and life.
this is for you. this is the powerpoint of the first set of lectures. please note that the institutional theory in art is the role of the institution on defining what is art and what is not art, what is good art and what is bad art. this is of course the simplistic view on things. the institution holds the power on the “artifactualizing” of the object because they give the “status of candidate for appreciation.” for example, marcel duchamp’s the fountain, placing an ordinary object, such as a urinal, in an insitution for the arts, such as the museum.
kids, just click on the hyperlink to download the file.
see you in class.