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On Teleology, Evolution, Suit-Wearing and History as Novelism

I was having this conversation yesterday with my girlfriend about how in talk of evolution there is room to disagree with so-called evolutionists because some evolutionist don’t know what the hell they’re talking about. 690 more words

Art Criticism

One More Thing…

“Historian: an unsuccessful novelist.”
—H.L. Mencken

In the dialogue I’ve been pushing, sometimes gently nudging forth, like the prow of a boat being ushered out into the waves, or sometimes like thrusting the tip of a spear, I have attempted to show arts function, when it operates properly as a knowledge tool, is a force against nostalgia, which is really a force against the perversion of nobility.

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Art Criticism

Revision Tips III

Tip III: Find a system that works for you

Some people work better on their own. Others find it more productive to work in groups. When studying for your final exams that you find a routine that is tailored best for you. 160 more words


Revision Tips II

Tip II: Revise past papers 

Looking through past HSC examination papers (worth 50 marks) will familiarize you with its structure, and learn to manage your time inbetween sections and the weight of your marks. 162 more words


Where Art meets Fashion: "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" at the Met

Read this review online at Metro.us or in print in Metro New York

If you haven’t been to the Met to catch “Charles James: Beyond Fashion,” it’s time to go. 392 more words


Empty Forms II: Part II (Paradelle) Complete

The second part of ‘Empty Forms II’ is complete, surprisingly so not only in how well it works but how quickly it came together and seamlessly adapting it to my style. 450 more words


Revision Tips I

Within your final grade for Visual Arts, the Higher School Certificate formulates 50% of your mark upon Art Criticism and Historical Studies. It is important that you dedicate time equally between both Artmaking and Art Criticism and Historical Studies to ensure that your combined mark reflects all your efforts. 211 more words