Tamar Avishai

Episode 17: Marcel Duchamp's Fountain (1917)

Tamar Avishai
Episode 17: Marcel Duchamp's Fountain (1917)
Whether Mr. Mutt with his own hands made the fountain or not has no importance. He CHOSE it. He took an ordinary article of life, placed it so that its useful significance disappeared under its new title and point of view—and created a new thought for that object.
— Marcel Duchamp (anonymously)


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Music Used:

Podington Bear, "A1 Rogue", "In My Head"

The Andrews Sisters, "Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen"

The Blue Dot Sessions, "In The Back Room", "Rafter", "FasterFasterBrighter", "Nesting", "Lamplist"

Joe Dassin, “Les Champs-Elysees”

 

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