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Zen Art

An Artist Revisits “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” While stumbling around in the art world, I finally tackled Pirsig’s rambling autobiography that includes a review of classical Greek philosophy, and more importantly, tries to reduce and unify all … Continue reading

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Spiritual Art

Plato claimed that we are drawn to some higher reality of which we see only darkly, and St Augustine spoke of the god-shaped void in man.  In my pursuit of art I have gradually realized that some inner urge or … Continue reading

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Quotations About Art

“Art happens – no hovel is safe from it, no prince can depend on it, the greatest intelligence cannot bring it about.”  JAM Whistler ” The vast majority of English folk cannot and will not consider a picture as a … Continue reading

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