Category: Philosophy

Can Art be for All? A Suburban Gallery believes it can.

Malcolm Atkins
A Multi-Panel depiction of "The Altar of Earthly Immolation" by Alex Singleton -at Westbury Gallery Oxford

“If it is art, it is not for all, and if it is for all, it is not art.” Arnold Schoenberg “Only art is capable of dismantling the repressive effects of a senile social system that continues to totter along the deathline: to dismantle in order to build A SOCIAL ORGANISM AS A WORK OF […]

Some Thoughts on Loss and the Art of Losing

Paul Ryder

I recently heard the topic ‘The Art of Losing’, discussed on the Radio 4 programme Just a Minute. It was very funny, but not illuminating on the topic itself. I enjoyed it – it was comedy not an education programme. Can Losing be an Art Form? But, losing as an art form? I thought not. […]