Art History’s Funniest Moments: Duchamp’s Fountain

 

Fountain, image courtesy of Photobucket and siobhanrelf.

Rogue Urinals 

This article by the Economist gives the history behind Duchamp’s middle finger towards the art world.  Even if you thought he was a hack, you have to show admiration towards this man’s sense of irreverence.

Long live the Dada Prankster!

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