Often I read articles worth sharing. This blog post is about such an article.
How does it feel to walk in the shoes of a black woman working in the art world? That is the essence of what the anonymous writer of the Hyperallergic article, Blacked Out in the Art World conveys. She describes her experience from the vantage point of a publicist working for a prominent art public relations agency.
There are good days and uneasy ones working with her colleagues. One such uneasy day is when events and protests focused on #blacklivesmatter bump up against the timing of Art Basel in Miami. If art depends on culture, if art is social commentary about the world we live in, what really matters in the art world? And when does it matter? Read the article to get some insights beyond the expected.