Beuys at Ropac: embalming the revolution (or Utopia at the Stag Monuments, a case study in postmodernity)

25 April 2018. I visited the opening of the Joseph Beuys’ exhibition in London last week, hoping to catch a glimpse or an echo of the artist’s call to action, a call for personal development through creativity, that would lead to a social evolution and a democratic utopia. Instead, I found remains of a life…