Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Social and Economic Research
Legislating taste: The curator's palette
Small Axe: A journal of criticism
Date of Publication
How is art, and in effect taste, legislated in the postcolonial Caribbean? Answers this question by a close look at the politics of aesthetic representation imbedded in the curatorship of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Asks whether these curatorial practices are adequate to the twenty-first century or is art being legislated out of the lives of the average citizen?....