Viewing page 2 of 5
It looks like you're using a mobile device. We recommend using a physical keyboard for transcription entry.
[[circled]] 2 [[/circle]] But the strike at MOMA is a good indication that the old museum order is crumbling. Why should art be controled by people who have not dedicated their lives to art? Art that turns away from physical production to abstract consumation, strikes me as reactionary. Museums are too much about "collecting" objects and not enough about developing the resources of substanial art. Art should be an ongoing development that reaches all classes. As it is now artists are treated like colonials, who are systematically ripped off. Of course, there are artists who support this reactionary condition by making abstract paintings and sculpture that can be converted into an exchange currency by the ruling powers. [[strikethrough]] that [[/strikethrough]]
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.