It’s over a century since French-American artist Marcel Duchamp made history by submitting, in 1917, a porcelain urinal signed R Mutt for display in an exhibition in New York.

Marcel Duchamp The Chess Game, 1910. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Louise and Walter Arensberg Collection, 1950. © Association Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP. Copyright Agency, 2018

“Duchamp always had a very strategic – a playfully strategic – way of thinking about the institutions and the conventions of...

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