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Severin's Choice: Felix Aftene

A major visual artist and thinker of the post-literary age

One of the few thought-challenging new Romanian artists, Felix Aftene had the inner power and the tools to become a landmark of the Romanian art in the last 15 years. 1,426 more words

Art

The Poodle Simulacrum: On the Hyperreality of Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls has played a big part in my adult life and has provided the soothing custard to the tart notes of my perpetual unemployment and ongoing existential crisis, so I am very much looking forward to going to this: 29 more words

Happenings

Our New Media Ecosystem, or: The Attack On ISIS Did Not Take Place

The world we live in today is so very different from the one I lived in as a child. Usually that statement would come from someone much older than I am, having gone through many more revolutions than I, but arguably this revolution is just as terrifying as any. 731 more words

Only the Uncertain is Real

Uncertainty is real whilst certainty is unreal. Certainty is true, whilst the certain is false, is fictitious, is a lie, is an hallucination – there is no more fundamental ‘rule of thumb’ than this. 2,381 more words

Short Articles

Noise or silence

In order to better understand the following post, I highly suggest you watch this video in its entirety:

4’33” is a famous piece by John Cage which explores the music we never really pay attention to. 217 more words