Art and its Discontents

Reflexive Metalevel #1

Reflexive Meta-level #1 (click image to enlarge)

First in a series. There is nothing new about art taking art as its subject, either generally or with respect to some specific aspect, such as the role or situation of the viewer. Nonetheless, I am noticing a pattern in my work of noticing the viewer, and I aim to follow it to see where it leads.

  • Emilie R

    Where is this? And what is the statue outside?

  • Anonymous

    This is the rooftop sculpture garden at SFMOMA. I’m afraid I couldn’t find the name of the work in the foreground. That’s lame, I know.

  • Emilie R

    I forgive you. It looks like a T-Rex head…