January 29, 2021•
Art Is Essential
Writers on the art that matters to them. #ArtIsEssential
January 25, 2021•
Blogging Fellows, Essay, First Person, Music, Trains in the Basement
Composers John Cage and R. Murray Schafer sculpt sound into moments that evade on-demand consumption. What can we learn from sound that...
January 19, 2021•
Blogging Fellows, Music, Reported, Vanguard Voices
"If creative music is under celebrated and under documented compared to other eras in jazz, the women who played a role in the music are...
January 15, 2021•
Art and Mind, Blogging Fellows, In-Depth, Visual Art
Edward Hopper’s ‘Rooms by the Sea’ captures the psychic tension resulting from conflicting states of mind. The visible ambivalence of the painting is particularly relatable during Covid.
January 11, 2021•
Blogging Fellows, In-Depth, The Art of Thinking, Visual Art
Photographs stage a confrontation between the idea of an object and its representation, and demonstrate how Form can overwhelm aesthetic...