Everything related to art, in a very broad sense of the term. This category will include works and reflexions about design, photography, literature, movies, music, dance, architecture, comic, illustration, installations, and so on.
Allow me after what I have to say next to leave you, as a means to emphasize that Heidegger’s irreparable fault lies in his silence concerning the Final Solution. This silence, or his refusal, when confronted by Paul Celan, to ask forgiveness for the unforgivable, was a denial that plunged Celan into despair and made […]
☛ Maison de l’architecture du Québec: Ils habitaient Moisie… by Olivier Blouin, 2011. Used with permission. © Olivier Blouin. Pointe de Moisie is located at the mouth of the Moisie River, some 20 km east of the city of Sept-Îles, in the province of Quebec, Canada (see Google Maps). The site used to host a […]
☛ Arts and Architecture, “How to Look. A sixth and a summation of a series on modern art”, Ad Reinhardt, January 1947, pp. 20-27. In this 1947 issue of Arts and Architecture, six instalments of the satirical cartoons series “How to Look” by American artist Ad Reinhardt (1913-1967) are reproduced: “How to Look” (p. 22), […]
☛ Harvard Library: Alphabeten vnd aller Art Characteren, “Alphabetvm Græcv” (cropped), published in Franckfurt by Johann Theodore and Johann Israel de Bry, Anno M.D.XCVI (1596). HOLLIS no. 007303732. Two more similar images are available online via the HOLLIS catalogue (same link). They are part of a larger portfolio described as follows: Consists of letterpress title-page […]