Tonight, I was involved with an interesting twitter exchange that got me thinking about the right’s attitudes towards art, literature and culture. They claim that they want the culture to change. There are a ton […]
This Sunday, the Whippersnappers will be discussing the relationships between schools and the arts, with the main focus on school reading lists. Do they hinder or help a child’s reading? What kinds of books are […]
Dr. Leonard Peikoff has an interesting lecture where he compares the most abstract of modern art and schizophrenia: http://www.peikoff.com/2015/04/06/is-there-a-connection-between-schizophrenia-the-low-point-of-the-human-mind-and-culture-the-height-of-human-achievement/ What do you think?
Fibonacci Zoetrope Sculptures from Pier 9 on Vimeo. These images are made from 3D sculptures run under a strobe light. h/t The San Francisco Globe
Bored Panda have some spectacular artwork from Robert Gonsalves that will break your brain. Each painting tells multiple stories and seems like a bit of extension of the idea in the older M.C Escher paintings […]
BoredPanda has a collection of pictures from a beautiful collection of libraries around the world. Superversive Fiction is all about books and beauty, so this may be a little oblique but i’m going to count […]