Category Archives: Aesthetics
This is a late post. Usually I try to post something at least once a week, but school has been catching up to me and I’ve been busy. We’ll see if the holidays and school will keep me busier. Art … Continue reading
The title says it all. You can check out this gallery to see individual houses with their own levees. Pretty cool!
All forms of violent rhetoric leads to or causes violent actions. All violent actions are wrong and they should be prevented. Violent political rhetoric (e.g. putting crosshairs on a map) lead to the assassination attempt in Arizona. Violent music (e.g. … Continue reading
An interesting view of how each state has been represented in movies. You can the whole thing here.
Apparently, fellow artist Paul Gauguin did. In the latest art news, there was a dual and Gauguin, who was an expert fencer cut off the ear. But in order to protect Gauguin, they both agreed to tell the police that … Continue reading
I wanted to get a clear view of what philosophers have influenced me the most. What ideas do I take, and how have they affected me in my life? Here they are in order: 1. Arthur Schopenhauer. He was known … Continue reading
Everyone recognizes this portrait. It is over 500 years old! Leonardo Da Vinci painted it and it now hangs at the Louvre in Paris. One of the unfortunate aspects of its age is that it’s slowly deteriorating. The humidity, age, … Continue reading
It’s a beautiful waterfall in Hawaii. I went there for vacation last week and I saw some amazing waterfalls, lakes, the beach, the ocean, and other great pleasures. Throughout the trip, I learned a little about the history of Hawaii … Continue reading