Now that serious analysis of serious art has been effectively sidelined from the mainstream, what do the newspapers fill their arts pages with? Well, stuff like this, apparently. And this. (And many others that I can’t be bothered to look up and provide links to.) Pretentious gibberish? Well yes, of course it is. What else can one expect when significance is sought where there isn’t any? Of course, this kind of stuff is hilarious, but it’s sad to reflect that the laughs are actually unintentional. And sadder yet to reflect on what has been lost to accommodate this.
Art with a capital F