Microsoft Word - Rebecca Black Statement 2.docx

Jonathan Middleton

Black Friday, 2013

Rebecca Black’s video for her song Friday went viral in 2011 and was dubbed the worst song ever by critics. Here Jonathan Middleton quote’s Black who states that she is ‘not trying to position Friday as a descendent these works or interests, [Fluxus and Kosuth] but I have to say that I owe something to them.’

Jonathan Middleton is an artist and curator in Vancouver. He is the Director/Curator of the Or Gallery and Or Gallery Berlin.

8.5 x 11 inches, published in an edition of 50