Who defines art?
Who delimits the value (or surplus value) of art production?
Who defines the relevance of art and its production in societies?
What kind of art do artists produce?
How can we distinguish between good and bad art?
Do artists produce trinkets?
Art institutions validate art and art objects – some of which ultimately become trinkets.
I question where the line between fabricating trinkets and making work that reflects social engagement lies…
Photographs: Anton Lee
Video documentation: Sarah Shamash