Tag Archives: Maurizio Cattelan
concept image of giant Nike whoosh sculpture in the Karlsplatz, Vienna, from Eva & Franco Mattes "fake" project Nike Ground

Attribution Art

STOLEN PROPERTY VAULT, YOUR VIRTUAL TOWN, 16 March — Italian contemporary art critic and curator Domenico Quaranta has a recent post on Artpulse, “Eva & Franco Mattes: Attribution Art?” wherein he interviews the many “victims” of the Mattes art thefts. I’ve stolen from the Mattes myself, and I have to admit, I do love the […]

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Detail of the 1863 painting Olympia by Victorine Meurent and Edouard Manet

Painting is Bullshit!

VB Rant Week 7 Bitchy Posts in 7 Angry Days http://vaneeesa.com/category/vaneeesa/rants/ Rant the third: Painting is Bullshit! Yes it’s true, there are some great old dude painters. Yes it’s true, there are some amazing emerging women painters. And yes, it’s even true that friends of mine are painters. But with apologies to all… I’m just […]

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Heather Zapatero

Stop Buying Art! Buy Artists Instead! Do You Wanna Date My Avatar Auction Report #1 Last Saturday the day finally arrived for the 1st of my 10 weekly auctions of my avatar. The story is here: http://vaneeesa.com/2011/01/05/previz-do-you-wanna-date-my-avatar/ I’d been afraid (no ego here! 🙂 that there wouldn’t be any bidding at all, but in fact […]

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VB Previz #42 – New Clothes

OMG Van wrote me TWELVE pages about this Supremes song “The Happening!” I think the idea is that Allan Kaprow invented “The Happening” but it got so huge in the 60’s it lost it’s meaning, so he walked away from what most people would call “success” and created the smaller, more personal “Action.” She says […]

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Maurizio Cattelan

Hey Everybody!! I got another postcard from Vaneeesa! She did an interview with the Italian bad-boy artist Maurizio Cattelan and he sent her a giant crate! She says that now the artist is the art! Aero Bigboots 100 Bayshore Drive Biscuit Bay, An Li Second Life Hi Aero, I did a phone interview with Maurizio […]

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