Artist's Gaze and Zero Waste: Materiality and Value

  • Marlies Scheuchenegger
Keywords: Leo Schatzl, zero waste, value, art market


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 deals with the question of zero waste and value of art, using the example of art by Leo Schatzl.