Sun, Oct 27, 2013 - Page 12 News List

Business as usual

By Noah Buchan  /  Staff reporter

Cano is certainly no Ai Weiwei (艾未未) in the degree in which he uses art to draw attention to political issues — something that conceptual and pop art have for the most part ignored over the past few decades. But he does represent a possible direction in which these kinds of artists will go in the future, remaining firmly entrenched in the commercial art system while using it to criticize the powers-that-be running it.

■ Dark Side of the Moon runs until Nov. 10 at Lin & Lin Gallery (大未來林舍畫廊), 16 Dongfeng St, Taipei City, (台北市東豐街16號), tel: (02) 2700-6866. Open Tuesdays to Sundays from 11am to 7pm.

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