Thursday, March 4, 2010
We inhabit two worlds, each exquisite and sublime, each complete unto itself, but sundered from the other. Our anxiety over the mysterious duality of it, over the intractable irreconcilability between the two, our puzzlement and, for some of us, regret, well, these are matched only by our confidence that we really are in two places, and that it must be so, that we know it with certainty.
The two worlds, of course, are, firstly: the internal world of waking, living, experiencing…
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
I was fortunate enough to play a small role in helping Katy Schimert install her wall drawing, Oedipal Blind Spot, at WCMA. It was a fascinating experience to get to know a working artist and not only learn about, but literally take part in, her creative process. When Katie Price, co-curator of Landscapes of the Mind, asked me if I would be interested in helping Katy install her piece, I was incredibly flattered but also unsure if I had heard…
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Thank you to all who came to the Season Premiere Party last Thursday! Despite the terrible weather it was a record turnout. If you were there, you know that our speakers Betty Zimmerberg, Bernie Rhie, Olga Shevchenko, and John Stomberg gave incredibly engaging talks.
Don’t miss today’s Interdisciplinary Gallery Talk at 4pm with Joe Cruz, Associate Professor of Philosophy; Andrea Danyluk, Acting Dean of the Faculty and Professor of Computer Science; and Safa Zaki, Associate Professor of Psychology
Below is the talk…