Remembering conceptual artist John Baldessari

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John Baldessari in Moscow, 2013. Credit: Valerij Ledenev (CC BY-SA 2.0).

John Baldessari died in his Venice home last Thursday. He was 88 -- and a major figure in conceptual art. His work has been seen in hundreds of solo exhibitions worldwide. One of his most famous moves was to burn more than a decade’s worth of his own work to create a new piece.