THE CURRENT CHALLENGE
Fri Sep 28, 2012
This week's challenge:
Central Park. NYC June 2012
Civilization is what makes you sick.
There is always a heavy demand for fresh mediocrity.
In every generation the least cultivated taste has the largest appetite.
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience.
Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.
Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art.
Otherwise, what would become of beauty?