Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton
Seven Days in the Art World Sarah Thornton ebook
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Sarah Thornton's book offers an attentive, ethnographic eye to art, artists, and the world in which they exist. Sarah Thornton came full circle Tuesday, offering her take on the art world in CalArts room F200, the site of chapter two and Michael Asher's infamous critique class. I recently finished Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton. So I read Sarah Thornton's book “Seven Days in the Art World” to learn what was happening in 2008, when the contemporary art market was booming and prices at auction were going through the roof. Behind the scenes at Art Basel or the Venice Biennale? I was expecting the usual kidd-gloves approach and cult worship the general public usually. �In the art world, a critic is an exalted salesperson,” she told me. I picked up Sarah Thornton's 'Seven Days in the Art World' on a whim at Barnes & Noble, after hearing a buzz about it on NPR. Wednesday, 6 March 2013 at 17:32. I've written about Sarah Thornton's Seven Days in the Art World a couple of times, so I feel I ought to mention what I thought of the book as a whole. I just read Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton and found it both a fascinating read and food for thought. Asher has no dealer ; his work is not generally for sale . Ever wonder what goes on inside a day-long crit session at a top school like CalArts? She writes clearly and with great attention to. Sarah Thornton, author of Seven Days in the Art World, dramatically announced her withdrawal from the art world with an article in TAR magazine titled 'Top 10 reasons not to write about the art market'.