The ‘art strike’ against Trump is futile

The guardian | Jonathan Jones:

It’s coming. The date is less than a fortnight away. 20 January is a day for the history books – the inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the United States. How to mark it? A day in bed with a bottle of tequila and some seriously depressing country music sounds about right – and in a sense that is what some of America’s most admired artists are proposing… Read more

Image:  Shallow posturing … Cindy Sherman and Richard Serra have called for cultural institutions to strike when Donald Trump becomes president on 20 January. Composite: AFP/Getty Images