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Jasper Johns – Flag, 1954-1955. Encaustic, oil and fabric mounted on plywood. Museum of Modern Art, NY.


Thucydides: General Deterioration Of Character

Three Flags, Jasper Johns

“Practically the whole of the Hellenic world was convulsed , with rival parties in every state—democratic leaders trying to bring in the Athenians, and oligarchs trying to bring in the Spartans…. 192 more words

Kierkegaard: Time Stands Still

Figure 1 by Jasper Johns

“Time passes, life is a stream, etc…, so people say. That is not what I find: time stands still, and so do I. 29 more words

Jasper Johns: A Conversation (part three)

A couple of months ago Richard Guest and I visited the Jasper Johns exhibition ‘Something Resembling Truth’ at the Royal Academy in London. Then we exchanged emails about it, and this is the result. 799 more words