What of all that boring blank minimal aesthetic still holding sway in the contemporary art world. Will this benefit as an outpost to a higher ground than politics climbs or will it be seen as intellectual republicanism and just as bigoted and isolationist as extreme conservative politicians?Maybe now expressionism will capture the exaggerated emotional reactions of the masses.Aesthetics and Art Change Today: A Tipping Point in Time By Barry Kostrinsky Art has needed change for a long time and of all things, it comes from the political realm.The tipping point has dropped with Donald Trumpeting a New Order unlike Joy Division. Change in the aesthetics of art growing and emulsifying from political players is not a new thing.Waka Flocka’s bestfriend/artist Slim Dunkin was shot and killed this evening.
The parallel to today's nightmarish political state is clear and calls for a new discombobulated order.
After all, didn't everyone except a few who played the VIX Futures long and the Mexican Peso short get this all wrong? Everyone is fed up with the system, that is agreed. Mc Donald's was considering using the Hamburgler as a Republican candidate to dash Disney's dominance in the field of colorful contenders but was advised he might be deemed a representation of a shorter Chris Christie and didn't want any roads closed in front of their doors.
When we get things wrong we realize our view of reality was skewed, it was off, it was a lie. Yes, you will see a lot of comedy and a lot of seriousness in the art world.
The new Don's deal will play out in the arts like a match to gunpowder. A new movement will come, unknown pleasures will be unleashed in the arts. Mo MA told me DADA did it several years ago in a brilliant exhibition she mounted in midtown exposing various countries aesthetic reactions to the horrors and absurdities of war.
DADA dating back to the 1910's, at 100 and more like Great Grand DADA now, is still one of the major undercurrents in a multi-sided art world.Money is the timeless ever present other player I left out.