ASRL / PERPETUAL 2014
 
Joseph Kosuth
By Dzire's Wonderland
posted: 00-00-00
ONE AND THREE CHAIRS (1965)
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" A chair sits alongside a photograph of a chair and a dictionary definition of the word chair. Perhaps all three are chairs, or codes for one: a visual code, a verbal code, and a code in the language of objects, that is, a chair of wood. But isn't this last chair simply . . . a chair? Or, as Marcel Duchamp asked in his Bicycle Wheel of 1913, does the inclusion of an object in an artwork somehow change it? " ...Source
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