[NetBehaviour] Bad review[s]

Alan Sondheim sondheim at panix.com
Wed Sep 16 03:27:59 CEST 2015

oh we all get these kinds of things, curating is a form of conoisseurship. 
I don't want to sound bland but when one of your albums years ago got 
compared to a car crash, you learn to ride the road. :-)

- Alan

On Tue, 15 Sep 2015, Paul Hertz wrote:

> So what do you do when the Distinguished Critic writes a newspaper review
> where he says one of your prints (in a curated gallery group show) that it
> "shows neither intellectual nor aesthetic spark."?
> Probably nothing, except post to NetBehaviour. All publicity is good
> publicity, right?
> Nevertheless, I am astounded that the moldy fig style of journalism still
> persists, where the critic's opinion is the subject matter of the critique.
> I suppose it's more entertaining than opening the work up to the reader's
> judgement.
> -- Paul
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