Jayson Musson ART THOUGHTZ with Hennessy Youngman

Film/Video
ART THOUGHTZ with Hennessy Youngman: How to Make an Art

ART THOUGHTZ with Hennessy Youngman: How to Make an Art

Image courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI), New York.

Jayson Musson
ART THOUGHTZ with Hennessy Youngman: How to Make an Art

(2011)

The Box

The Wexner Center's exhibition space for video, The Box features varied works shown in an intimate setting. The Box is located just across from the Wexner Center Store. Screenings run continuously seven days a week, the same hours as our ticket office (Mon–Wed: 9 AM–6 PM; Thu–Fri: 9 AM–8 PM; Sat: 10 AM–8 PM; Sun: 11 AM–6 PM).

Thu, Aug 1, 2013Sat, Aug 31, 2013
August 1-31; closed August 11-14

ART THOUGHTZ is a web-based series of video works starring Jayson Musson’s “cousin” (and alter ego) Hennessy Youngman as a untraditional art critic.

Utilizing a satirical mash-up of art-world jargon and hip-hop slang, Youngman dispenses advice and insight to aspiring artists on a wide range of topics, including poststructuralism, Damien Hirst, and, in this work, the legacy of the readymade. Drawing in part on Musson’s experience as an MFA student—he earned his degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2011—Youngman (aka “The Pharaoh Hennessy”) mixes comedic non sequiturs with deft criticisms of contemporary artistic trends, the art market, and critical practice. (4 mins., video)

 

 

 

 

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