Tag Archives: Popular Culture

Misrepresentational Art

Many of our most beloved cultural artefacts are, in fact, fakes and counterfeits.  I don’t mean that they are forgeries.  Forgeries are copies.  These are original works of art, presented as having been created for a given (usually well-publicised) reason … Continue reading

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On Being The Best

What does it even mean?  When I see art competitions or song competitions, I truly wonder what it is we are measuring here as “best”.  Is it popularity?  Is it conformance to a required style?  Is it alignment to popular … Continue reading

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