Aesthetics

Aesthetics, Politics

Art, held hostage by capital

Art, held hostage by capital

There is a global network of airport-based duty-free depots that buy and sell works of art that might never again see the light of day. Chances are you’re not among their customers.

20/10/2015 ×

Aesthetics, Media

The Sublime is behind the bars of fiction

The Sublime is behind the bars of fiction

Some will ask. Why go to space to look for Real? Why try making a better revision of a fictional item? Why must it be the uppermost artificial environment, where we can find our Nature?

13/05/2013 ×

Aesthetics

Zizek on Mapplethorpe

Zizek on Mapplethorpe

Let us say I were to publish a video clip on YouTube depicting in detail how I shit, how the anal hole gradually gets wider, the excremental sausage falls out, while also showing the stupidly satisfied/relaxed expression of my face when the shit falls out. You would say disgusting. Then […]

26/03/2013 ×