Art Review-October 2017

60 Years of Recuperation | Are the Situasionists still relevant?

2017
Press

Sixty years after Guy Debord, joined by a group of artists, thinkers and revolutionaries, established the Situationist International, the forms of advanced capitalism they critiqued - commodity fetishism, social alienation and the replacement of significance by spectacle - have become the bedrock of twenty-first-century society. So what is their legacy today? McKenzie Wark weighs things up.

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Author(s): 
McKenzie Wark
Date: 
1 Oct 2017
Language: 
English
Medium type: 
magazine
Medium title: 
Art Review, vol 69, no 7, Oct 2017