Episode 4 of the Brain Fuzz arts podcast begins mid-conversation: Joe and Matthew are discussing social media and the real value of social proof in the arts. The importance of authenticity is highlighted. A Tom Waits anecdote is brought to mind.
The two then dig into the topic of artist-run spaces, requiring an espresso for Joe. Some pros and cons of artist-run spaces are discussed. Real world problems meet art world problems.
Institutionalism rears its ugly head.