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Critique

Andrea Fraser Tackles ‘1 Percent Art’

Andrea Fraser performing "Museum Highlights" (1989). (Courtesy Wikipedia)

In this month’s Adbusters, artist Andrea Fraser has an article called “1% Art,” which offers a clear-eyed look at the role of the increasingly wealthy in funding the expansion of the art market over the past decade. “It is now painfully obvious,” Ms. Fraser writes, “that what has been extraordinarily good for the art world over the past decades has been disastrous for the rest of the world.” Read More