Month: February 2021

Art Is Essential February 2021

Art Is Essential

Writers on the art that matters to them. #ArtIsEssential
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The Sound of Jeanne Lee’s Voice

Blogging Fellows, Music, Vanguard Voices

Jeanne Lee (1939-2000) was a poet and vocalist of wide-ranging musical talents who pushed the formal boundaries of jazz to create emotional soundscapes of wordless melodies.
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The Monster Within

Art and Mind, Blogging Fellows, First Person, Visual Art

Psychiatrist and art critic Deborah Kostianovsky explains why she can’t turn away from a portrait that terrifies her.
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Can Sports Be an Aesthetic Experience?

Blogging Fellows, The Art of Thinking

Contingency and unpredictability can elevate a football game into a kind of theater.
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