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Hilma af Klint’s Visionary Paintings

The art, fearfully esoteric and influenced by its creator’s séances and spiritualism, matches a present mood of restless searching. www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/10/22/hilma-af-klints-visionary-paintings

2018-11-07T20:24:16+00:00October 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Hilma af Klint’s Visionary Paintings

The Deal of the Art | Jonathon Sturgeon

Sotheby’s is operating like a hedge fund, choosing to scale back on expertise and invest risk-free in performance. — Read on thebaffler.com/the-immediate-experience/the-deal-of-the-art-sturgeon

2018-10-19T11:01:14+00:00October 19th, 2018|Comments Off on The Deal of the Art | Jonathon Sturgeon

Wendy Carlos’ Switched on Bach Turns 50 This Month: Learn How the Classical Synth Record Introduced the World to the Moog

Wendy Carlos’ Switched on Bach Turns 50 This Month: Learn How the Classical Synth Record Introduced the World to the Moog http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/9L2NB8edKYA/wendy-carlos-switched-on-bach-turns-50.html — Read on feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/9L2NB8edKYA/wendy-carlos-switched-on-bach-turns-50.html

2018-10-10T07:17:43+00:00October 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Wendy Carlos’ Switched on Bach Turns 50 This Month: Learn How the Classical Synth Record Introduced the World to the Moog

The Way We Look Now, According to Mary Beard – The New York Times

The classicist and author of ‘How Do We Look’ explains what Instagram’s most popular photos reveal about our likes (and dislikes). — Read on www.nytimes.com/2018/10/05/books/mary-beard-how-do-we-look-rihanna-kylie-jenner.html

2018-10-08T11:05:20+00:00October 8th, 2018|Comments Off on The Way We Look Now, According to Mary Beard – The New York Times

Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case Goes Back to Trial

Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case Goes Back to Trial https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/28/arts/music/led-zeppelin-stairway-to-heaven.html?partner=rss&emc=rss — Read on www.nytimes.com/2018/09/28/arts/music/led-zeppelin-stairway-to-heaven.html

2018-09-29T08:04:52+00:00September 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case Goes Back to Trial

R. Crumb Illustrates Jean-Paul Sartre’s Nausea: Existentialism Meets Underground Comics

R. Crumb Illustrates Jean-Paul Sartre’s Nausea: Existentialism Meets Underground Comics http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/rYBMbzd13Ik/r-crumb-illustrates-jean-paul-sartres-nausea-existentialism-meets-underground-comics.html — Read on feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/rYBMbzd13Ik/r-crumb-illustrates-jean-paul-sartres-nausea-existentialism-meets-underground-comics.html

2018-09-18T16:45:41+00:00September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on R. Crumb Illustrates Jean-Paul Sartre’s Nausea: Existentialism Meets Underground Comics

Delphic wisdom

It’s easy to admire the maxim “Know thyself” — but what about other Delphic wisdom, such as “Beget from noble routes” and “Admire oracles”? https://t.co/irqUWNJYAF— Arts & Letters Daily (@aldaily) September 12, 2018

2018-09-12T05:21:36+00:00September 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Delphic wisdom