The close-up of Dorothy in Blue Velvet, the zoom into the severed ear in Blue Velvet, the zoom into a hole in a wall of a police interrogation room in Twin Peaks Series 2, the close-ups of characters in Mulholland Drive – and many others – all of these are evidence of David…
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I. German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) placed such a high value on aesthetics that his ideas on art form a core of his thought. In this…
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Aesthetic argument or professional rivalry?
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[Image: Pieter Bruegel the Elder, The Tower of Babel (1563), oil on wood, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, source: Wikipedia] In the gilded hall of the…
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