Participation And Its Discontents

“It seems as though theatricality is no longer infiltrating art (as Michael Fried so adamantly warned us) but art has gradually become theatre. Participation seems to be the new “it,” particularly as visual art practices continue to engage with creating social environments and putting people in relation to one another.”

From Participation And Its Discontents by Bertie Ferdman, copyrighted and published by MIT Press