MirageRe: post-modern = 2nd stone ageSun Mar 11, 2012 09:36126.96.36.199You never know where great art will come from.
- post-modern = 2nd stone age Baruch, Sun Mar 11 09:31Post-literate is a good description of the US. Just look at the drop in books (hard, soft, electronic). The drop in readership of newspapers ... isn't as indicative, since I think they were always... more
- Re: post-modern = 2nd stone age Mirage, Sun Mar 11 09:36
- In history it has come from institutional religion ... Baruch, Sun Mar 11 21:00sponsoring it, and royal courts sponsoring it ... because it takes a great expense to make it, or to keep a lot of artistic talent hanging around. Our secular mechantilist plebian age is anti-art.... more
- Re: In history it has come from institutional religion ... Mirage, Sun Mar 11 21:47Don't forget the incredible beautiful things which have been created by outsider artists, such as the Watts Tower. If I had a choice between visiting either the Sistine Chapel or Don Justo's... more