How are minimalist aesthetics utilized to assert a stance? How does the work allow autonomy to operate?
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Like many critics, Schjeldahl positions groups like Chicago’s Hairy Who or the Bay Area’s Funk Artists in relation—specifically, in opposition—to their New York contemporaries. Such a positioning, however, is delicate…
“Answers to Questions,” British duo John Wood and Paul Harrison’s expansive survey show at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, could just as easily be titled “Bro Solutions.” In this exhibition, Wood and Harrison’s video works feature brief, humorous conceptual pranks that hinge (pardon the pun) on slapdash props and sets constructed in their studio.