Artist’s Consistency versus Kicking Ass: On Avoiding a Consistent Body of Work

Recently, I enjoyed reading a critical post on the limiting definition of art as work over at The Department of Aesthetics. As you might imagine, I totally agree with the author’s rejection of understanding art merely as art-work. As Randall Szott outlines in the post, this restrictive view may well be a consequence of our… Continue reading Artist’s Consistency versus Kicking Ass: On Avoiding a Consistent Body of Work

The Problem with Providing Value (And an Approach to Idle Blogging)

This morning, I enjoyed reading a post by Oscar Del Ben about the necessity of providing value in blogging. Think twice about what you want to write, think twice about how to write it, think twice about hitting the “Publish” button – and always have in mind the value you provide. Because people are receiving… Continue reading The Problem with Providing Value (And an Approach to Idle Blogging)