Winston-Salem Journal, Sunday, February 25, 1990
Wake Forest University Presents an Eclectic Alumni Exhibition

The artist plunges, seemingly to his death, after his creation following a botched robbery attempt

"...Max Hopper's contribution to the show is a comic book,
Art in Shambles, which satirizes conceptual art and the
contemporary art-marketing system.
Copies of this amusing but sloppily drawn volume are available in the gallery and make for appropriate gift items for the artist in your life."

- Tom Patterson

The critic laments the loss of the artwork, evidently oblivious to the fate of the suicidal artist
copr. 1990, 2017 Max Hopper

examples from
Art in Shambles #1
by D. Bromley & J. Hall


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