"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
From the series, "Exclusive"
Gabriel Orozco discusses recent paintings from his ongoing "Samurai Tree" series, including the works "Fugaz," "Tuttifruti," and "Red Roots" (all 2008), and the computer animation "Dandelion Animation" (2008), shown at Marian Goodman Gallery in New York.
Producer: Wesley Miller. Camera & Sound: Larissa Nikola-Lisa. Editor: Mary Ann Toman. Artwork courtesy: Gabriel Orozco. Thanks: Marian Goodman Gallery, New York.