Philosophical Vision: Institutional Theory

The institutional theory is the most complex theory in the aesthetics field. Also, the most recent that covers the definition of, “what is art?” According to this theory, the argument holds, “X is an artwork, if the “art world” says it is. The art world consists of individuals who have intellectual knowledge on aesthetics AND … Continue reading Philosophical Vision: Institutional Theory

Top Ten Most Influential Artists (In My Book)

I have had numerous approaches to this blog. Since creative writing is my expertize, I figured I would express the reasons why each of these names made my top ten influential artists. As my artistic creations spill into the world, I cannot help but wonder about the pros and cons of the success that may … Continue reading Top Ten Most Influential Artists (In My Book)

Philosophical Vision: Idealism vs. Materialism

Materialism is defined as, “a belief that only matter and its physical properties are real, while mind, thoughts and the like are simply manifestations of matter”. With that kind of definition, it would seem simple to be directed towards the materialist world, but nothing is just that simple in life. Everything falls in with each … Continue reading Philosophical Vision: Idealism vs. Materialism