A good article by Sola Agustsson @ Alternet:
Why the Contemporary Art World Is Insufferable, Corrupted by the Super-Rich
A good book: European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche, by Frank M. Turner
A curious article about a new Milgram-like experiment concludes “Those who are described as “agreeable, conscientious personalities” are more likely to follow orders and deliver electric shocks that they believe can harm innocent people, while “more contrarian, less agreeable personalities” are more likely to refuse to hurt others.”
@ The Red List, a database of images of icon Tilda Swinton by Romuald Leblond & Jessica Vaillat.
Steven Shaviro’s presentation on Harmony Korine’s Spring Breakers.
A post by Dave, from Madame Pickwick Art Blog, about Roland Barthes Mythologies.