Wednesday, 14 May 2008
What would art students in the Power of Institutions do without such quotes as yours, R.R?
“Screwing things up is a virtue,” Rauschenberg said when he was seventy-four. “Being correct is never the point. I have an almost fanatically correct assistant, and by the time she respells my words and corrects my punctuation, I can’t read what I wrote. Being right can stop all the momentum of a very interesting idea.”