Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17




Synthetic
Rubber sole
1. Hive Hollow Design: Springy rugged soles, contoured footbeds, ventilated uppers for hot weather, and a strap that can be flipped up for regular clog convenience, or swung down to keep your feet firmly snugged in, add up to carefree, fuss-free footwear.
2. Portable and ultra-lightweight:a shoe weight from 300-400g which convenient for you to take it on your bag,moreover,this garden shoes use the high quality material can make sure the shoes odorless.
3. Occasion: Suitable for many outdoor activities or house activities,as a house slippers,as a sandals the you have a beach visit,Suitable for many outdoor activities or house activities, as a house slippers,as a sandals the you have a beach visit.
4. Wear Resistant MD sole: MD rubber design give you the strong wear resistance and non-slip performance.And The function of shock absorption to protect your feet and keep your ankle more comfortable.
5. Perfect for mother day, father day gift, also great for a gift to you boyfriend or girlfriend.

UPDATES   ARTWORKS   WRITINGS   SCIENCE   LINKS   CONTACT   GALLERIES   BIO





Featured art of the Month, Cameo
Click for a closer look


Welcome to the personal art and counter-criticism site of
MILES   WILLIAMS   MATHIS


Resume or CV        blurb        Extended Bio

Co-founder of
La Guilde de la Blanchepierre
(The Guild of the White Stone)



please feed the web-kitty

use PAYPAL










^ The Triptych Altarpiece of ^
Harriet Westbrook Shelley
[15 feet (4.5 meters) tall]
link to detail photos




An Introduction to the Argument
against the Avant Garde

What would he do// Had he the motive and the cue for passion
That I have? He would drown the stage with tears
And cleave the general ear with horrid speech,// Make mad the guilty and appal the free,
Confound the ignorant and amaze indeed// The very faculties of eyes and ears.
                                                                                            
Hamlet

I am the chasm odonton—the mouthful of teeth. The ripper of armchairs: the ghost of Tolstoy, the right arm of Caravaggio, the sword of Cellini.

Beware Ye of Troy, I come bearing gifts. Words that shall bring your houses down upon you.

The artist James McNeill Whistler subtitled his famous book of letters
"Messieurs les Ennemis"Sirs, My Enemies!" That was in 1890. But such joyful antagonism is not stylish these days. It is one thing to quote Nietzsche, as everyone on both sides of every argument now does; it is another thing entirely to write like him....

This is the age of appeasement, of subordination. The artist is no longer the font; he is the shallow pool. Not the oracle, but the sump. The collection point of a thousand polluted expectations. The political tool of the untalented. The residue of education. The

Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17 - cst-cannes.info

handmaiden of the self-appointed in social criticism.

For the critics have dished it out over the last hundred years, vilifying all, dismissing everyone and everything that could not Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17 be "pinned and wriggling on the wall."

And the artist was silent.

Under the Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17 Usurper's rule, modern art has become like Lewis Carroll's four

Inkach Womens Flip-Flops ?? Fashion Braided Summer Sandals Ankle Straps Wraps Flat Shoes Mint Green , URBANFIND Men s Summer Sandals Outdoor & Indoor Flip-Flops Beach Shower Slippers Black Style 2 KEEN Women s Bali Sandals Agate Grey/Dark Olive , A|X Armani Exchange Men s Lightweight Rubber Slipper Slide Sandal Black RunningontheWall Recovery Sandals, Running Flip Flop, Massaging Post-Run Footwear Black-heart , Chaco Women s ZX2 Classic Athletic Sandal Camper Purple , Suave Men s Rubber Sandal Slipper Comfortable Shower Beach Shoe Slip On Flip Flop Blue Skechers Women s on-The-Go 600-Glow Wide Sport Sandal Charcoal , Merrell Men s Downtown Slide Buckle Sandal Black KEEN Women s Rose Sandal Aluminium/Neutral Gray Summer Sandals, Inkach Fashion Straps Sandals Women Summer Pumps High Heels Shoes Brown Womens Sandals For Summer, Anshinto Women Fashion Summer Mid heel Flip Flop Sandals Loafers Bohemia Shoes Black Anne Klein Women s Nolita Sport Sandal Pewter Fabric , Sam Edelman Women s Rheta Wedge Sandal Black Suede , ATIKA Men s Sports Sandals Trail Outdoor Water Shoes 3Layer Toecap M108/M107/M106 AT-M108-GRY , RAISINGTOP Women Lady Bowknot Flat Low Heel Open-Toe Sandals Slippers Beach Shoes Dressy Casual de Mujer Flip Flops Black Merrell Women s Adhera Three Athletic Sandal Black , New Arrival Summer Cool Leather Breathable Men Flip Flops Korean Style Beach Sandals Non-slide Male Handmade Slippers Red Brown , Brillunt Gents Adjustable Back-Strap Toggle Sandal Holiday Fisherman Sports Outdoor Leather MSD002 Light Brown Mountain Warehouse Street Womens Flip Flops - Ladies Summer Slippers Navy , 7color Men Women Slide Beach Soft House Slippers Non-Slip Light Weight Shower and Pool Slippers Indoor Shoes for Bathroom 5057-black , NIKE Mens Kawa Shower Black White , RAISINGTOP Ladies Flat Shoes Beaded Bohemia Leisure Sandals Dressy Comfortable Open-Toe Flip Flop Low Heel Comfort Black OUYAJI New Fashion Men s Leather Sports Sandals Summer Outdoor Fisherman Breathable Sport Beach Sandals Brown7301 , OluKai Ohana Sandals - Men s Mustang / Mustang , Crocs Unisex Modi Sport Slide Pepper/Pearl White , Rockport Women s Franklin Three Strap Sport Sandal Blue Nike Men s Benassi JDI Mismatch Slide Midnight Navy/White Soludos Men s Desert Boot Sandal Moss ,
branches of arithmetic: "ambition, distraction, uglification and derision."

And the artist was silent.

In the Nike Women s Kawa Sport Shower Slide Sandals Black/White Black White , Women Fishnet Socks, Inkach Stylish Girls Summer Glitter Soft Lace Fishnet Mesh Ankle Short Socks Stockings D , VIFUUR Water Sports Shoes Barefoot Quick-Dry Aqua Yoga Socks Slip-on for Men Women Kids Soidblack , Carhartt Men s 10" Wellington Waterproof Leather Pull On Boot Brown Oil Tan/Black Coated VanciLin Men s Women s Poseidon Slip-On Loafers Water Shoes Casual Walking Shoes Black-1 Very Fine Ballroom Latin Tango Salsa Dance Shoes for Women 6006 - 1.3 Inch Heel + Foldable Brush Bundle , Minishion Womens Ankle Strap Rhinestones Crystals Wedding Evening Pumps Shoes 采集完成 50 Shades Of Black Dance Shoes Collection-III, Comfort Evening Dress Wedding Pumps, Ballroom Shoes For Latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 Shades (2.5", 3" & 3.5" Heels) , Abby AQ-5012 Womens Custom Heel Open-toe Simple Chic Ankle Straps Soft Sole Cloth Dance-shoes Columbia Women s Minx Mid II Omni-Heat Winter Boot Shale, Bright Red Salsa Latin Dance Shoes 8.5 cm Heel Black Blue Khaki Satin With Shiny Woman Shoes With Evkoo-006 , Alfani Womens Jadah Closed Toe Knee High Fashion Boots Black1044421 Brinley Co Women s Melbourne 05 Slouch Boot Regular & Wide Calf Black Wide Latasa Women s Rhinestones Peep-toe Chunky Heels Slip on Mules Black Kamik Men s Fargo Boot Black , KENSBUY Men s Winter Snow Boots Khaki , Naturalizer Women s Jamison Wide-Shaft Riding Boot Dark Brown GUESS Women s Gill Ballet Flat Black CAPE ROBBIN Womens Pointy Toe Knee High Pull on Slouchy Cowboy Western Low Flat Heel Boots Light Denim , Naturalizer Women s Brittany Ballet Flat Coffee Bean Leather Yosi Samra Women s Samara 2.0 Ballet Flat Whiskey Aerosoles Women s Stock Market Knee High Boot Black Suede Biion Men s The Brights Oxford and Golf Slip On Leather/Orange JBU by Jambu Women s Cherry Hill Flat Wine Creative Recreation Ceroni Athletic Women s Shoes Size Nightshade , LifeStride Women s Diverse Flat Tender Taupe ED by Ellen Womens Langston Leather Closed Toe Ballet Flats Green/Black/Montauk , Pearl iZUMi Men s X-Alp Journey Cycling Shoe Shadow Grey/Monument Supra Chino Court Skate Shoe Black-gum Etnies Jameson 2 Eco Skate Shoe Black Raw , protracted squabblings among these purveyors of taste, both form

Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17 - cst-cannes.info

and content have deconstructed; and the homunculi and homunculae have ascended the throne, naming their horses and gerbils co-consuls.

And the artist has remained silent.

But as Whistler—the Master of Badinageput it, "Art, that for ages has hewn its own history in marble and written its own comments on canvas, shall it suddenly stand still and stammer, and wait for wisdom from the passer-by, for guidance from the hand that holds neither brush nor chisel? Out upon the shallow conceit!"

It is time for the artist to speak! To crawl out from under the woodpile and to stamp his feet. To reclaim the armor of Athena and demand his inheritance from the Witchking. To bend the bow and pierce the axeheads and slay the suitors. To load the sling.

It may be asked, what of the other "artists?" What of the ironmongers, the paintspillers, the gluemen, the undertakers? Isn't your quarrel with them? No. There are no artists in that quarter. Only critics. Critics who flap and critics who chirp. But the critics who chirp are the louder. It is the critics who explain the onanism, the mastication, the ululation and defecation who must be outslandered, outbuggered, undercut and overtopped. Trimmed and fluffed. Defeathered and retarred.

It is thought that I am mad. But follow me through the gentle maze, and listen. Clement Greenberg, the Pope of Presumption, said of painting in Hafiot 17233 Mens Non Slip Garden Yard Clogs, Kitchen Summer Hospitcal Beach Yard Pool Shower Summer Sandals Black Green Blue 8-11 Blue 6ba3c17 1949:

Though it started on its "modernization" earlier perhaps than the other arts, it has turned out to have a greater number of expendable conventions embedded in it, or these at least have proven harder to isolate and detach. As long as such conventions survive and can be isolated, they continue to be attacked in all the arts that intend to survive in modern society.

Here is the green worm at the core. The seed of the wart. Because Mr. Greenberg could smoke more cigs than anyone else, he got the title page, the banner, the masthead, and everyone since has written in very small letters
I must make art that is about art over and over until the book is finished, the corpse burned and the ashes scattered. A non-artist will tell us what artistic conventions are expendable. The most galling thing though is that "intend to survive" threat. As if the artist need justify his existence to the critic. But I am the primary producer here: you can justify yourself to me, you future footnote, you Eunuch of the Muses!

Arthur Danto wrote, in 1995,

It was as though there were some internal historical development in the course of which art came to a kind of philosophical self-awareness of its own identity. In a curious and somewhat Sport Sandals & Slides perverse way, I thought, art has turned into philosophy. From now on the task is up to philosophers, who know how to think in the required way.

Arthur Danto, former philosophy professor, Columbia University. Now art critic, The Nation. I have only one question. A question of grammar. Does "in a curious and somewhat perverse way" modify "art has turned" or "I thought"?

Basta! Finito! The whole claim of modern art is so absurd it isn't worth pursuing any further! The very existence of such theories, their acceptance by anyone, is cause for a decade of Weltschmerz, of weeping and rending of tunics. It may seriously call for some sort of ritual cleansing, an act of purification, an offering to the gods. A bevy of frenzied virgins to tear some smug bastard in Soho limb from limb for his sins to art. At least an off-Broadway tragedy of Sophoclean splendor, with wild-haired Corybantes whirling in their bacchanalian madness, depicting this catharsis.

Oh Fathers and Teachers, I claim that analysis is not art. Philosophy is not art. Politics is not art. Destruction is not art. Framing is not art. Finding is not art. Thinking is not art. Randomness is not art. Pathology is not art. Everything that a fool does easily is not art.

Fathers and Teachers, I claim that art is rare. Art requires talent. Art requires isolation. Art requires depth. Art requires subtlety. Art requires mystery. Art requires emotion. Art requires inspiration. The artist tells you what he must do, not what you must do.

Fathers and Teachers, I maintain that all art stands upon two legs: craftsmanship and character. Technique is not art. Emotion is not art. Together they may be art. Or not.

Oh, Fathers and Teachers, to the young artist ask first this question: would you rather be the greatest artist of the 21st century and be unknown during your lifetime; or be the richest artist and know the ghosts of Michelangelo and Van Gogh are laughing at you?

We must burn the fields and plow twice and find fresh seed. The error runs too deep. We must change the binary code from 0's and 1's to 3's and 8's. The gravitational forces have become too strong, and the young artist cannot get out of bed, much less hang the sky and kiss the cloudfroth. Even Vincent had to live on the outskirts of a dying star; now he would have to survive on the lip of the Black Hole. We need forty days of rain and a smallish Ark.

All of history lies at our feet. The ground is so rich it stinks of fertility. And yet we paint, or paint over, the same things each morning, shoe and unshoe the same horse ad nauseum. Someone paints a saint and someone else defiles it. A man in Jackson Hole paints a landscape and a woman in New York City rapes herself upon it. All sequels. All reactionary. The avant garde even more than the merest bowl of fruit. The sage of the university says, "but there is nothing new under the sun." Not until we create it, Brother Ass. Refrain from breathing all the available air for a moment, refrain from blocking all the light, and see what lovely vines begin curling out of the earth!





Russian Girl. oil. 28 x 18 in.                              Joachim. charcoal. 16 x 12 in.

0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8