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The art world loses another treasure

DecaturHawk

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Mod, please move to FAC

I meant this to go to the Friday Afternoon Club..
Please move for me, sorry for the mistake.
 

NHPlanner

A shadow of my former self
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Re: Mod, please move to FAC

DecaturHawk said:
I meant this to go to the Friday Afternoon Club..
Please move for me, sorry for the mistake.

Done.
 

Repo Man

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I am all for the destruction of crappy public art. Now if Milwaukee can get rid of this:

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Beacuse it blocks this:

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I would be very happy.
 

The Irish One

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I would be so happy to see native tree's planted in its place.
That art imo was raunch. reference to the parking lot . That wind sail has got to go as well.
 

Cardinal

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The "wing" is the Milwaukee Art Museaum. It really is an outstanding piece of architecture.
 

michaelskis

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I am the staff person for our Fine Arts Board...

Some of the suff that they say is art is crazy. I am not a great art dealer, so I do not have any right to judge, but I know that alot if it...I don't like.

WHAT IS ART??
 

aartworks

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I guess it's time for it to go when even the artist who created it looks upon it as an embarrassment since the botched restoration was done on it. A provocative piece, it served it's purpose in it's time - did make people pause and wonder, delight or despair - a coherent visual statement of our times. L
 

Rem

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Repo Man said:
I am all for the destruction of crappy public art. Now if Milwaukee can get rid of this: .....I would be very happy.
I think the orange thing aids the axial focus on the big white thing (art critic in training). Let it stay Repo Man.
 

Repo Man

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The artist who did the orange thing threw a fit when they wanted it moved for the art museum, so they aligned the museum with the orange thing. I wish someone would just drive a truck into it.
 

El Feo

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In my opinion, the orange thingy is a monument

...to the artist's overblown ego and sense of self-importance.
 
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