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Wandering Eye: 'Yelp for people' vanishes, the future art museum, and more

Wandering Eye: 'Yelp for people' vanishes, the future art museum, and more

Technology is quickly advancing; our cameras take better pictures, and our screens and website platforms display those pictures better, and that means that documentation of art shows in exhibition spaces can give us a pretty good sense of what the art is like without us ever having to take our eyes off our devices. We don't need to go to the MoMA to see Van Gogh's 'Starry Night,' for example, because we've seen it all over the internet and as commoditized products and reproductions; the aura has been destroyed, as Walter Benjamin would say. With some of this in mind, it's important for institutions to rethink how and why they are relevant, and to envision how they'll adapt in the...

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