Jacob Charles Wilson

✓✓ Read Receipts: Endless war art

When does it become apparent that you're in the midst of an endless war? How do you define the start and end, particularly when the fighting is diffuse and irregular. Nobody at the beginning of the Eighty Years' War could have understood the immensity of the myriad conflicts that started and stalled for nearly three generations. The collective name we've come to know this series of conflicts by shows that it's only in the aftermath, through the malleable processes of interpretation and creation of texts and art, that war has happened—or not.