Conceptual art is when . . .

Introduction We all know them when we see them.  Works of art then when you look at them create a kind of inner 'what the?' question, and which only begin to make sense when you read the little essay provided by the artist.  Or worse yet, where one comes away with the distinct impression that … Continue reading Conceptual art is when . . .

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What is human?

Introduction ‘What is human?’ as a question is something that has eternally fascinated thinkers and writers.  Put less poetically, what we are looking for is some way of defining what that sense of humanity’s uniqueness that we all feel actually means: a specification of what it is about us that makes us special. Until recently, … Continue reading What is human?