Saturday, March 24, 2018

Past: Seth Price

"As the joke became boring Price had again already preceded the malaise, attaching a novel with the critique already in hand explaining - in Price's elegantly mechanical prose - how the artist had become deterministic automaton in highly codified and symbolic trade-show of art where the good could be synthesized and produced like any other commodity as long as one understood the game that Price could - all too knowingly - lay out very well in the very non-fiction auto-narrative looking back on his then ripening career producing the good, highly collectible objects that looked just vacant enough to be salable and all too clear to the viewers of this exhibition and those thoughts already thought for you..."

Click: Seth Price at 356 Mission, Seth Price at Stedelijk Museum