Friday, January 24, 2003

art

''Our art has absolutely no purpose, except to be a work of art,'' says Jeanne-Claude. ''We do not give messages.''
''It is absolutely irrational,'' says Christo,...
(The New York Times)

"What, more than art, can make us fully human? And what, more than art, can lead us to understand how tempting and disastrous it is to lapse into inhumanity?"
(The Spectator: Only art can make us human.)