Posts Tagged ‘Duchamp’

GAYLEN GERBER // ARTS CLUB OF CHICAGO

By Noah Hanna In 1953 Marcel Duchamp distributed candy to the guests of a Bill Copley exhibition in Paris. The individually packaged treats were wrapped in foil and bore the statement: ‘A Guest + A Host = A Ghost.’ Though Duchamp was no stranger to wordplay in his work, nor was this small performative gesture[…]