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A Graphic Essay on Capitalization, Part Three

by Lawrence Swan on June 8, 2010

Editor’s note: This is the final installment in artist Lawrence Swan’s series, which explores the notion of capitalization in the art world and the plight of the uncapitalized artist. Part One appeared on Wednesday and Part Two appeared on Friday.


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  • The quote “artists come bearing gifts” is from John Cage via La Monte Young. Whatever those gifts are must be the value or purpose of one’s art, I reckon.

  • You are a gift but perhaps I am biased.

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