BBC Looks at Trends Towards Contemporary Art at Historical Sites

November 19th, 2015

Lawrence Weiner at Blenheim Palace, via BBCAn article by the BBC profiles the increased number of projects by contemporary artists taking place in culturally historical locales like Versailles, noting in particular Lawrence Weiner’s new installation at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire.  “There is no clash between historical and contemporary,” Weiner says. “It is all contemporary. This was my home and Blenheim Palace is still living.”Read more at BBC