*Failure of the looser
*Reminiscing artistic actions
*strange rituals – mixing paint/ketchup/shit etc
*Perceptions of strange art actions – (towards van goth)
-Live work becoming un-sellable – becoming the artwork (Claes Oldenburg)
50/60’s artists – Fluxis:
*Idealism and doubts
*Error and incompetence
*Experimentation and progress
*Dissatisfaction and rejection.
Mike Kelley: Banners, Cary Leibowitz, kick me, 1990
-Creativity and failure after Michelangelo -own practice space – new ways of thinking and knowing.
Felix Gonzalez, Torres
-We can’t remember everything we’ve done – only aspects – we create doubt/ an illusion.
Bas Ian Alder
famous mythological artist – gravity/falling
-Absurdity of existence – systems of inbuilt failure.
-Quality or power in an actual life experiment/experience. Cezary Bodzianowski – fear of judgement.