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The Artblog Reader Advisor


[This week on the Artblog Reader Advisor: If you’re reading our blog, you might not need advice from Lifehacker and GQ on how to stop faking it and actually enjoy art–but we have it anyway, along with a Guardian rundown on artists’ low income, and a few choice Sundance recommendations. — the Artblog editors]

List of Ways to Actually Enjoy (Rather Than Pretend to Enjoy) Art, via Lifehacker

Raising Relevant Questions, The Economist Reviews Represent: 200 Years of African-American Art in the Philadelphia Museum, via the Economist

Light sculpture
Dan Flavin, “Monument” for V. Tatlin (1966-69) (via GQ).

This Amusing “Bullshitter’s Guide to Modern Art” is Surprisingly Helpful, via GQ Magazine

Reality Check: Context, Culture, and the Safety of Art in the 21st Century, via New York Times

New York City
Artist rendering of 432 Park Ave, NYC (via Artnet).

Blasphemy or Honesty? Why We Should Be Critiquing the New York Art World, via Artnet

Film Fans, Take Note: Here Are 10 Art Films You Should See at Sundance, via Huffington Post

Unsurprisingly, Artists Continue to be Underpaid and Underestimated, via The Guardian