It is and it isn't: how can duchamp's fountain be both art and not art | Curio

It is and it isn't: how can duchamp's fountain be both art and not art

20 mins | May 28, 2017

Marcel Duchamp’s seminal work of art, the porcelain urinal titled Fountain, is considered a major landmark of 20th century art. Damon Young and Graham Priest writing in Aeon Magazine, that Fountain is not just a radical kind of art, but a philosophical dialetheia: a contradiction that is true.

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From Aeon magazine