Please go to Art21. Find Krzystof Wodiczko and read his biography. Other links will lead you to slideshows and interviews with the artist. Then watch the video clips before answering the following discussion question:
Discuss Wodiczko’s comment, “It seems easier to be honest speaking to thousands of people through a monument than to tell the truth at home to the closest person.”
What is the First Amendment? (If someone else has already answered this correctly, the rest of you do not need to repeat the information.)
How does it relate to Wodiczko’s work and the quote above?
How does this change, if at all, how you view art and it’s purpose?