And that is the tile of Jasmina Cibic’s work for Bus-Tops starting today and running throughout April.
By stripping away the correlation of artistic quality and individual identity, Cibic is using the Bus-Tops screens as a tongue-in-cheek comment on the nature of the international art system. The work is also the conceptual resolution to her core artistic preoccupations; space and the position of an art work in space. Cibic extends the Bus-Tops technology beyond its lifespan as a platform for art and its role in the public space. With‘No Experience Necessary (Win a Gallery Show in London)’ Cibic is deploying the public to complete her art work.
Which we think is just ludicrously fun, insightful and smart. But of course this really is a fantastic prize too, whether you define yourself as an artist or not, this work plays with the idea that you are an artist if you say you are In order to take part, hunt down the 10 installations where Jasmina’s work is being shown and collect at least 5 of the 31 passwords shown: