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These are the four articles highlighted, re-read and commented during this month of August, by Peter Freund, artist, curator and Professor of Art at Saint Mary’s College of California.
Entry #1: “Flying over the detritus of the GIF” by Eloi Puig (July 2016)
Entry #2: “Background Silence” by Anna Dot (Sept 2017)
Entry #3: “What Criticism?” by Martí Peran (Feb 2006)
Entry #4: “Fail Better” by Sonia Fernández Pan (Nov 2015) and A*Desk’s May 2019 issue on Failure
Sharing the archive with … Peter Freund
Artists, status and other contradictions
On rituals and communities
"A desk is a dangerous place from which to watch the world" (John Le Carré)