A philosopher explains the importance of form and freedom in aesthetics, juggling included.
“If you revisit the things that once interested you, you can return to that period of your life. It’s part of time’s relativity—how its span depends on the way you spend it—something the pandemic has made visible. Lockdown turns a day into an elevator ride, a walk to the store into months, the house still with dust on your return.”
Bamuthi on the importance of art to community and the risks inherent in how we consume culture now.