Art today is a new kind of instrument, an instrument for modifying consciousness and organizing new modes of sensibility. And the means for practicing art have been radically extended. Indeed, in response to this new function (more felt than clearly articulated), artists have had to become self-conscious aestheticians: continually challenging their means, their materials and methods.'
The title of the work, 395-437-4680, is a zoom meeting ID for anyone to join. The year of work, 2020, is the password. Participants can choose to make sound that would alter the speech recognition process and contribute to the reinterpretation of Susan Sontag's One Culture and New Sensibility.
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