"We wanted an exhibition that would include every 'admired' artist on the planet," Cummings told Phaidon.com.
The inaugural Chain Letter exhibition opened in 2006, when Cummings and Harvey each invited ten artists they admire to showcase work and asked them to each ask ten more artists; it is now an annual and varied exhibition. Harvey says: "I was conscious of lobbing single invites into separate densely interconnected populations to spread the admiration as wide as possible."
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