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On November 16, 2010 By

To appropriate is to set aside for a particular purpose.  To appropriate is to take.  Petty theft.  Seizure.  Possession.  Allocation.  Apportionment.  Assignation.

The appropriation artist takes then announces to the world that she has taken. Or not.

This excerpt from Michalis Pilcher’s “Statements on Appropriation” (2009): is indicative […]

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