Monday, October 29, 2007
Well, yes, actually, it IS art.
"Tim Nobel and Sue Webster take piles of trash and make art into them... but sometimes the art isn't apparent until you see it in a different light."
I have always been of the opinion that art takes both skill and vision. Sticking big rocks out in a park or burying Cadillacs up to their steering wheels has never really struck me as "art". It is SOMETHING, but art, it is not. Cristo was a con artist, in my estimation.
So, when I saw that someone was making "art" out of "garbage", I went "uh-huh." But when I really looked at these pictures, I was pretty floored.