As if it were magic

Essay originally published in Dutch in nY#18, translated and completed with a series of JPGs for nY-web, by Robin Vanbesien. Robin Vanbesien

Shadow-play. Art and politics

Robin Vanbesien about the relation between art and politics in works by artists such as Rirkrit Tiravanija, Marcel Broodthaers, Peter Friedl, Sven Augustijnen, Willem de Rooij and Jonas Staal. Originally published in Dutch in the Belgian literary journal nY, #11 (Autumn 2011). Translated by Gregory Ball. Robin Vanbesien