Kamin Lertchaiprasert: What is Art?

9:23 | Published on November 7, 2013 | 691 Views

In this video, Kamin Lertchaiprasert discusses his practice as one of continual searching, and as a way to learn about society. Recounting the production of series such as Time and Experience and Drawing to Spirit, he characterizes visual expression as a dialogue with the vital energies of mental and physical life. “Human beings,” he says, “are like the best works of art.” Defining “spirit” as indivisible from morality, he considers art’s potential role in a common culture of positive sentiment.

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