Seeming

Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

Apr 222016
 

The audience will always be out of step with the artist, for one is just arriving at what the other has long since put out of mind.

Mar 092016
 

The Gods of Liberty, Equality, Justice, and The People have demanded more human sacrifice than all other divinities combined.

Mar 042016
 

The contemporary businessman cares only for art, and the contemporary artist only for money.

Dec 312015
 

Shared antipathies are the ties that bind.

Dec 102015
 

Our feelings may not be sincere, but our feelings about our feelings always are.

Dec 032015
 

Cool has always been good’s implacable enemy.

Nov 172015
 

People who like sports say a lot more intelligent things about sports than people who like art say about art.

Oct 092015
 

It is odd that there is so much talk of genius, when geniuses deny that it exists, and the rest of us wouldn’t know.

Oct 072015
 

There are abusers of art, as there are abusers of alcohol, for much the same reasons, and with much the same effects.