''What makes for a good Curator?''
What makes for a good curator?
Passion, curiosity, intelligence. Humans want to simplify events in the world in order to understand them. For example, it's easier to say that the force of gravity is stable but actually it's not. It oscillates. Some artist believed that art was about that, about resistant forces that make things not totally how we think they are. That's a really beautiful way to define art and art curating. One of the first to imagine our digital future avant la lettre, it was enormously influential, its title reflecting not just a shift in the materials we use, but also in the very meaning of the term "material". With magnets and herbs from what he perceived to be dangerous invisible forces, while obsessively creating this trove of records and evidence. The exhibition felt almost like an invasion of privacy — as if you were seeing somebody's secret world.
Gate Of Arts,