The Art Newspaper
Floor-to-ceiling views of Denver and the Rocky Mountains and commissioned cutting-edge art set the tone for every stay. Combined with luxurious facilities and hand-crafted touches, on the ART, type and substance are inseparable. Gordon is still touring the country looking for former looters, who the Cambodian government has pledged to not prosecute if they share information. Almost all of the interviewers he works with are ladies; they have a tendency to have an easier rapport with the looters, a lot of whom are old enough to be their grandfathers. Gordon’s group has constructed a database of greater than 2,000 doubtless looted objects, a significant proportion of them with connections to Latchford—so many that, from Gordon’s perspective, they’re just getting began.
- Of course there are those that try and escape of this hegemony, for example by refusing to play by the art world’s unwritten guidelines.
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