Legendary Art Group General Idea Gets a Retrospective in Canada – ARTnews.com

When General Idea first started making art in the 1960s, the older generation was already getting its share of shock from the sex, drugs, and rock and roll that defined the era. But nothing could prepare them for what was coming courtesy of artists AA Bronson, Felix Partz, and Jorge Zontal. In a first, the … Read more

The Idea of Italy, reviewed

From the June 2022 issue of Apollo. Preview and subscribe here. William Henry Fox Talbot never took photographs in Italy, but he claimed that the idea for the new technology came to him one day in June 1833 on the shore of Lake Como. Like a good British tourist, ‘a wanderer in classic Italy’ following … Read more