Murder at MoMA?
by Chin-Chin Yap
ORON CATTS and IONAT ZURR, Victimless Leather: Prototype (detail), 2004, mixed media, coat: 5 x 3 x 0.4 cm.
Photo by Ionat Zurr. Courtesy the artists and SymbioticA, University of Western Australia.
Trouble started at the Museum of Modern Art in New York when a work on display in the exhibition “Design and the Elastic Mind” in mid-2008 began to grow too quickly for its incubator flask.…