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- The Art History Hiding in Plain SightOne of the depressing yet great things about recent art history is how much of it isn’t documented or easily accessed. Depressing because it only takes a few decades to completely lose knowledge of a person’s position and influence on artists, collectors, and institutions; but great because a scholar’s research can reveal fascinating artistic, cultural,Continue reading “The Art History Hiding in Plain Sight”
One of the best ways to appreciate an artist’s work is to learn the meaning of their most used symbols, but not just the basic definitions. Instead, you need to study the significance and value that they assign to those symbols, while also understanding the background and history each image possesses on its own. OnlyContinue reading “Symbols & Knowledge & Histories”