Conceptual Art / Authoritarian Art

“West is Everywhere You Look” by Runo Lagomarsino

What does the above art installation mean?

I have asked many people this question at the Dallas Museum of Art, where this installation was displayed Sept. 30, 2018-Feb. 17, 2019, and I have received the same answer each and every time: “Nothing. It doesn’t mean anything to me.” Even if you point out to viewers that the things hanging from the ceiling at different heights are the kinds of pull-down maps…

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Troy Camplin

Troy Camplin

I am the author of “Diaphysics” and the novel “Hear the Screams of the Butterfly.” I am a consultant, poet, playwright, novelist, and interdisciplinary scholar.