Let’s Entertain. Life’s Guilty Pleasures

“Let’s Entertain: Life’s Guilty Pleasures examines th[e] ‘spectacularization’ of everyday experience through the twin lenses of contemporary art practice and cultural criticism…. [and] challenge[s] us not to simply renounce entertainment per se, but to understand how its strategies can be used to tell a different kind of story. The story that unfolds is sweet, amusing, and, like a fairy tale, often cruel.”–From the book

Text: Kelley Mike, Levy Pierre et al. cm 17×23,5; pp. 320; COL and BW; hardcover. Publisher: Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, 2000.

ISBN: 9780935640663| 0935640665

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“Let’s Entertain: Life’s Guilty Pleasures examines th[e] ‘spectacularization’ of everyday experience through the twin lenses of contemporary art practice and cultural criticism…. [and] challenge[s] us not to simply renounce entertainment per se, but to understand how its strategies can be used to tell a different kind of story. The story that unfolds is sweet, amusing, and, like a fairy tale, often cruel.”–From the book