Friday, March 14, 2008
When silkscreening becomes consumerized
We talk a lot about how art works in the social sphere and how it changes when it becomes consumerized. These are images from the website:
Although commonly sold in specialty stores, these t-shirts are often considered to be art in the social space. I'm sure that there are those who would disagree, but it would be interesting to identify exactly when an artwork starts to lose its identity as it becomes more popular.
Posted by ymyaskovskaya at 8:26 PM