Art that provokes thought; art that doesn’t

Introduction Art can be broadly classified into two groups: narrative and non-narrative. Within the narrative group, there is a further division between those art-works, which I will call closed, that are complete in and of themselves, and those, which I will call open, that were made deliberately incomplete, so that they would force their consumer … Continue reading Art that provokes thought; art that doesn’t

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Qu’ran burning, ‘Death to America’ and all that

Warning: displays left-wing bias! I've always been perturbed by the way that it seems that the immediate reaction of people in the Muslim world to anyone in the West being a bit silly is to charge out in huge mobs, and burn flags of / shout 'death to' the country the silly people are from. … Continue reading Qu’ran burning, ‘Death to America’ and all that