Eric Li on Marcel Broodthaers’s A throw of the dice will never abolish chance
Poetry enters the realm of “pure form” when language is taken out of the equation.
Aug 6, 2021
In the online edition of MoMA’s ArtSpeaks program, a member of our staff shares personal impressions of an artwork in the galleries. Here, product designer and software developer Eric Li talks about Marcel Broodthaers’s Un coup de dés jamais n'abolira le hasard (A throw of the dice will never abolish chance), and the beauty of poetry without the distraction of language.
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Cara Manes on Vasudeo S. Gaitonde’s Painting, 4
A curator finds a contemplative space in Gaitonde’s Zen Buddhism–inspired painting.
Jul 30, 2021
Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi on Sue Williamson
Williamson’s 49-panel work captures the legacy of South African apartheid through one man’s life.
Dec 18, 2020