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Kirsi Peltomäki

Kirsi Peltomäki is Associate Professor of Art History at Oregon State University.

Titles by This Author

The Work of Michael Asher

Michael Asher doesn’t make typical installations. Instead, he extracts his art from the institutions in which it is shown, culling it from collections, histories, or museums’ own walls. Since the late 1960s, Asher has been creating situations that have not only taught us about the conditions and contexts of contemporary art, but have worked to define it.