"Surround Audience" also sets out to explore the myriad ways artists maneuver outside the established channels of the art world and "how art is migrating across context," from YouTube and Instagram, to corporate boardrooms.
We all remember where we were when we saw it first, the hilariously dumb lyrics, the awkward singing, the cheesy effects; this was THE video of the year. Here is to Rebecca Black, for making the world laugh in 2011.
At the satellite galleries of the MOCA stands an exhibition titled "Any Ever." The artist, Ryan Trecartin, has been described as "possibly the most riotously talented artist of the YouTube generation."