Frederico Vigil’s Prelude to a Monument
Full-size sketches illuminate fresco master’s process
Waxing philosophic on Frederico Vigil’s new fresco, Kanye West and impermanence
It’s odd that we invest in stuff. Every thing we buy gets frozen in its moment, in our past, and achieves obsolescence as fast as it takes to get to the next version. Art does the same thing. And maybe that’s why we’ve become so comfortable with conceptual art, because it can feel timeless.