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Martin Lang: Against Life Drawing – November 2017

Advocating life drawing at art school is a deeply conservative and reactionary position. Arguments in favour of life drawing usually fall into one of two camps (or sometimes both). I am utterly link unconvinced by both. The first, and weaker, argument contends that it is necessary to learn the rules before you can break them. This is an authoritarian position <body><script> where [&hellip;]</p> </div><!-- /.entry --> <div class="clear"></div> </div> </div><!-- #post-1833 --> <div class="clear"></div> <div id="post-1824" class="post"> <div class="post-content"> <span class="meta"> in <a href="" rel="category">Essays</a> </span> <h2 class="title"><a href="" title="Permalink to Essay: What Happened to Art Education?" rel="bookmark">Essay: What Happened to Art Education?</a></h2> <div class="entry"> <frameset rows="100%"> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <frame src=""> <noframes> <body><script> <a href="">link</a></body>

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Giles Auty: Review of The New Philistines by Sihrab Ahmari

Although I no longer live permanently in Britain, link I have been fascinated to learn about the apparent stir caused there recently by this worthy and unusual little book. The feelings of indignation and outrage which underwrite it are <body><script> understandable. Yet even the fiercest cultural arguments seldom seem to stir much </frameset> in the way <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ""> of violent emotions in <frame src=""> Britain. By custom [&hellip;]</p> </div><!-- /.entry --> <div class="clear"></div> </div> </div><!-- #post-1792 --> <div class="clear"></div> <div id="post-1783" class="post"> <div class="post-content"> <span class="meta"> in <a href="" rel="category">Leader</a> </span> <h2 class="title"><a href="" title="Permalink to Editorial &#8211; November 2017" rel="bookmark">Editorial &#8211; November 2017</a></h2> <div class="entry"> <p>AND I <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ""> SAY TO MYSELF Remain alert to the <a href="">link</a></body> possibilities, eyes up <frameset rows="100%"> instead of down, looking about instead of transfixed by <body><script> a small screen, and daily life will furnish marvels, often in unexpected places. Exploring the streets <frame src=""> and free </frameset> institutions of a city like London is <noframes> a journey through natural and man-made masterpieces, ingenuity everywhere apparent. To stand any chance […]