Posts Categorized: Essays

Helping The One-Percenters – The 99% Do Their Best

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Robert Smithson,  Dead Tree, 1969 (Destroyed. Reconstruction at the 2015 Venice Biennale).  *      

 

‘“When you look at the issues facing society now – whether it’s health care, climate change, terrorism, energy – these are the kids who have the most potential to solve these problems,” says David Lubinski, professor of psychology in Vanderbilt University in Tennessee. “These are the kids we’d do well to bet on.”’
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The Death Of Art – When Robots Replace Humans

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Evening Spread Agains the Sky 001When the evening is spread out against the sky...”                                                                                                                     (Photo credit Cecilia Wong, 6/30/2015 Los Angeles)

 

Ex Machina

It’s actually an excellent movie, a suspense thriller about a Google-type Read More »

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At Home in Rome – Thomas Houseago’s Monumental Figures

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Reclining Figure (For Rome,2013)

 

I’d like [visitors] to have a window into the studio and feel an ambition about what sculpture can be, feel the energy, both positively and negatively…these are the things I am trying to do without irony or anything hidden.

The British-born, Los Angeles-based sculptor Thomas Houseago has just come Read More »

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