pesco — 2014-07-11T11:18:01-04:00 — #1
glitch — 2014-07-11T11:26:44-04:00 — #2
Anyone taking bets on how long it takes to get vandalized or destroyed?
boundegar — 2014-07-11T11:36:24-04:00 — #3
I wonder - if I was a brilliant artist with a hefty commission, how would I go about getting permission to do this? Does City Hall control buildings like that, or an absentee landlord, or a CDC, or who?
glitch — 2014-07-11T11:47:01-04:00 — #4
I thought that "brilliant artist" and "hefty commission" were mutually exclusive?
Screw permission. Pull a Banksy.
boundegar — 2014-07-11T11:50:49-04:00 — #5
You don't pull a Banksy with hundreds of tons of water - especially if it's seawater and not just the hose. Also, some of us would have qualms about endangering living things - even icky ones.
Also also, the intersection of "brilliant artist" and "hefty commission" is "artist I thought was brilliant but now consider a sellout."
glitch — 2014-07-11T11:53:04-04:00 — #6
Use artificial jellyfish. No moral quandary regarding wildlife, no seawater needed. Much simpler!
boundegar — 2014-07-11T11:55:12-04:00 — #7
Truly you are a brilliant artist. Where do I send the check? Wait... noooooo!
glitch — 2014-07-11T11:56:39-04:00 — #8
Ah, no, see.. I'm just the consultant.
Also, they were supposed to inform you that I only accept payment in solid gold yachts.
beanolini — 2014-07-11T12:00:51-04:00 — #9
Incidentally, the name of this piece references a work by Damien Hirst.
rjmeelar — 2014-07-11T12:07:18-04:00 — #10
i was just thinking I would never really get a fish tank again but would love to have a Jellyfish tank because it lacks the moral quandary of keeping animals with a central nervous system in glass cube.
timquinn — 2014-07-11T12:18:01-04:00 — #11
Yeah, that's digital. Made from monitors. They stole the idea from me:
pesco — 2014-07-16T11:18:00-04:00 — #12
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