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Philosophy of the Arts

Kennis in schoonheid (nl.)

An introduction to modern aesthetics (in Dutch); writing the second edition

What is Philosophy of Art?

When you do philosophy of art and discuss for instance, paintings and photographs, it makes little sense to make universal claims about aesthetic values. It makes little sense to say…

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The aspect-blind

In the Philosophical Investigations Wittgenstein discusses the ambiguous duck-rabbit picture as illustrating a specific kind of seeing, seeing-as: we see the drawing now as a duck, now as a rabbit….

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Lezers Top 10

Een Lezers Top 10 is een wolf in schaapskleren. Wat meet zo’n Top 10? Populariteit en korte termijn herinnering: welk boek herinnert men zich nog? eerder dan: wat was het…

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