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Philosophy of the Arts

Wollheim

Richard Wollheim: the aesthetics of painting; psycho-analysis.

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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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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Art Versus Life

Oh, how art makes a mockery of life. Of late, enjoying profoundly the great jazz classics — the likes of Miles Davis, Albert Ayler, John Coltrane, Lennie Tristano, Warne Marsh…

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