Jonathon Keats is a writer and artist living in San Francisco and Northern Italy. His recent books include Forged: Why Fakes Are the Great Art of Our Age (Oxford University Press) and The Book of the Unknown: Tales of the Thirty-Six (Random House), winner of the America Library Association's Sophie Brody Medal.
Is contemporary art too insular? Jonathon Keats says we should give forgeries a chance. MORE