Critics and advocates of Warhol’s art have attempted to unpack what Marilyn might have meant to him. Was his work a celebration of her and the celebrity culture that she represented?read more
There’s nothing inherently wrong with images—creating or consuming. In fact, we need them. But we also need to beware of the propensity they have to plant themselves firmly in our minds.read more
In 1934 the German sculptor Ernst Barlach (1870-1938) made a special set of sculptures: The Frieze of the Listeners, nine sculptures of people who are listening. Barlach said: ‘They are all saints or people of prayer.’read more
Here you find materials for use in churches, categorized according to the Christian calendar. There are also materials about the Old and the New Testament.read more
There’s not much I don’t know about you—
yellow, red, sweet,
grubbed up roots and all.
Essential for a vigorous cuisine,
alerting the senses.
Aesthetic life is not something sophisticated – that’ s a humanistic lie. Aesthetic life is as integral to being human as building sandcastles on the beach and giving your children names. Calvin Seerveldread more