“Creation and destruction are intertwined. And some things, let’s face it, need undoing.”

Sebastian Smee, art critic

On Banksy’s remote controlled, self destruction of the just auctioned $1.4 million work “Girl with Balloon” and how it joins a host of other illustrative historical examples. (The artwork has now doubled in value.)

Source: Washington Post, Oct 5, 2018

 

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