Thursday, April 15, 2010

Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha

The art world's new doesn't get better than this....ROFL....Move over Damien and Jeff, we have a new circus in town...

"Taking a seat (the crowd was split between journos and those who I took, by their relatively well-heeled appearance, to be industry types), I settled in for a screening of the hour-long first episode. Intimacy with the subject of such a program tends to make the viewer hypersensitive to the details of its construction, and such was the case here. Editing was staccato and manipulative, competitors seemed to have been chosen entirely for their looks (though the judges later denied this), and “reality” seemed very far away indeed as the familiar struggles of most artists were displaced by a hothouse fantasy of prestocked studios and Project Runway–style accommodations designed to spark rivalry from the get-go.

via Art Forum

Here is the video trailer...CAUTION: High cringe and gag on your vomit factor (though China Chow is kind of hot...)