In Terms of Art
Across one hundred issues, contributors to ArtAsiaPacific have used many thousands of unique words. Some of them have repeated with unusual frequency; others appear only in specific instances. But over the course of the magazine’s 23 years, the language of art has changed along with the universe that it has been describing. Now that the full texts of AAP have been digitized, as editors, we decided to look back at the history of five words as they appeared in the magazine’s pages.
The five terms that we’ve highlighted in this section…