Art World Engorged

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Bloated on hype, money, prestige, glamour and the quest for success, Erwin Wurm’s “The Artist Who Swallowed the World” is the simulacra par excellence summing up this week’s Miami Art Fair. The fairs have become the breeding ground for dealers to parade their hip-new-young-thing artists in front of fat cat collectors looking for a choice piece of the art market.

Chew on that until you explode!