Wednesday, February 4, 2004

Yes, but is it Art?

1. "Carpet fluff sculptor shortlisted for art prize"
   "Beck's Futures 2004 shortlist"
   "Beck's Futures 2003 shortlist"

2. "Flickering bulb that was piece of art is mistakenly repaired"

3. "Liquidising goldfish 'not a crime'"
"An art display which invited the public to put live goldfish through a food
 blender did not constitute cruelty to animals, a Danish court has ruled"

4. "Artist opens scars exhibition"

5. "Exhibition features artworks made of human body parts"

6. "Art's glass toilet tests courage"
"An artist has created a usable public toilet in a glass cube to challenge the
 curiosity - and bravery - of people passing London's Tate Britain gallery"

7. "So you think you've had it up to ear with modern art..."
"An artist has caused outrage by planning to graft a biotech ear on to his arm"

8. "Meat hook artist leaves shopping crowds hanging"

9. "Pile of rubbish with £75,000 price tag"

10. "Slips of paper form basis of Berlin exhibition"