The question is not so much if "EXPO 1: New York," a multi-site exhibition, is engaging, but rather if it is pointless. It aims to present a "darkly optimistic" view of the 21st century, which the organizers purport has been marked by ecological disasters, economic turmoil, and the promise of political change. But "Expo 1" is not a call to action; it's a reaffirmation of pop culture's... More >>>