Art lovers must settle for so little. We're expected to tolerate levels of tameness and moralizing in museum exhibitions we would never tolerate in life, movies, music, magazines, or books, on TV, or even from subway entertainers. The watered down is passed off as full strength; tautology stands in for genuine thought. Too often institutions tell us things we already know, then expect us to be grateful we heard... More >>>
By photo: Robin Holland
BitStreams is buzzing: viewers with Jeremy Blakes Station to Station (detail, 200001).