On Regimes of Value in the Art World and the Art of Bernhard Rappold

  • Elisabeth Maria Bene
Keywords: regimes of value, art world, art market, Bernhard Rappold


A student essay for the Special Student Issue of the Journal of Extreme Anthropology accompanying the art exhibition 'Artist's Waste, Wasted Artists', which opened in Vienna on the 19th of September 2017 and was curated by the students of social anthropology at the University of Vienna. This essay focuses on multiple source of value creation in the artworld, while using material from interviews with the Viennese artist Bernhard Rappold.