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June 24, 2009

[Artforum] Some people have money and no taste. Greek collector Dakis Joannou has both and knows how to share the wealth. Last week he and his wife, Lietta, played host to scores of art pilgrims arriving in Athens for four days of events that culminated in a happening staged by Matthew Barney on the island of Hydra, involving a collaboration with Elizabeth Peyton, a herd of goats, a sacrificial shark, and all the natural beauty anyone could ever want. (read on)

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  1. dumblikeapainter permalink
    June 24, 2009 3:55 pm

    What has happened to this guy’s nose, has he had a testicle grafted onto it by Paul McCarthy?

  2. June 24, 2009 4:23 pm

    i’m not sure that this is an appropriate reply dumb…painter but i’m going to assume you read the entire rather fascinating (and perhaps appalling) article and i acknowledge that is a rather unfortunate positioning of an elbow, so i will let it by…

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