Humour in Modern and Contemporary Art

Traditionnally, we have this idea that art is supposed to be a serious matter and humorous art would be on the lowest ladders of our mental scale. However, artworks that make us smile or laugh seem to be invading galleries and art fairs: quips, tricks played to the spectator, pile-ups of incongruous objects and so on. We can even wonder if this phenomenon is not … Continue reading Humour in Modern and Contemporary Art