The worst art the Venice Biennale 2022

Sunday 24th April, 2022 - Bruce Sterling

*How could “the worst” not be interesting?


“It would be kind to call these works kitsch, but kitsch can have layers, humour and depth of meaning—these seem to compress historical moments into decorative wallpaper for a Miami mansion. And despite the images being in the public domain and often of people who crave publicity, there is a sense that they are being exploited for someone else’s spectacle. Not even Trump deserves this treatment…. ” (etc etc)