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NIGGA PURVIEW: DID YOUTUBE KILL PERFORMANCE ART?

Obviously a little to this one, but just came across it as part of research for the upcoming #ArtsTech panel I’m moderating. The takeaway for me is this: “It’s about conducting actions with very little resources at your disposal, reaching out into the abyss and somehow finding a community, however anonymous the on-line audience might be.” 

Uhm, word. And hello, you. :)

hennessyyoungman:

I just took a gander at this piece from the NYTimes. Normally I reserve my art thoughts for ART THOUGHTZ, but hey, I ain’t really have naught to do, so I decided I’d briefly share a few thoughts on the matter of Live Performance Art™ vs. youtube/internet/”mediated” (what a nefarious word!)…

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