After visiting the Andy Warhol’s solo show at the Stable Gallery in 1964 Arthur Danto famously declared it was “the end of western art”. It was such a shock for him to see such work in a gallery. I heard him talk in London over 10 years ago. He was an eminent Warhol academic and during the talk shared the moment he came across Brillo box sculptures by Andy Warhol.
And just like that, week 2 of Virtual360 Konnect: Emerging Arts Leaders #VirtualResidency Series is done! The residents spent the past week data gathering researching conducting interviews organising online discussions and more.
On Tuesday, October 6th, we held a Zoom group discussion with people from Brunei, India, South Korea, Guam, Singapore, and the US about feeling grounded online. Not only did we connect with people worldwide, but we also asked questions about participants’ emotional responses and personal anecdotes to going online during our current pandemic.