The art above called “comedian” made by artist Maurizio Catalan has become one of most debatable art last year. The art is literally just a real banana which is duct tape to the white plain wall. The art gained popularity not because the meaning or history behind it. The popularity of this art gain because the art was sold for $120,000. This topic had become headline for many news channel and was trending in all over social media. Some people find it funny and some have inspired by the art. The amount that art was sell for many people have get fascinated about the art and started analyzing and finding meaning behind this art. The huge success of this art express the people enthusiastic over art. most of People have made a replica of the art and hang to their wall as decoration.
Interesting post. I’m wondering what you think of this work.