If you think conceptual art is strange, the video above will only reinforce your view. Purple eccentric dinosaur eating mayo. If you’ve never heard of John Baldessari, the video will bring you up to speed. Baldessari is an internationally renowned conceptual artist who’s known for using found photography and appropriated images in his work. Photographer Cindy Sherman counts him as one of her biggest influences. The short documentary above gives a brief overview of Baldessari’s life and work in six bizarre minutes.
(via John Nack)