Thursday, April 03, 2014

"If a museum’s collection is deemed fungible, why should private donors or government agencies fund its operations?"

LA Times art critic Christopher Knight reacts to the shocking news that the Met sold off more than 3,000 objects last year.

Three thousand little units of fungibility.  No wonder everyone is so upset with them!

I say we form a human circle around the building and, in one voice, just say no.

Down with fungibility!