https://wiselifelesson.com/quotes/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Wise-Life-Lessons-Quotes.jpg 0 0 geoff https://wiselifelesson.com/quotes/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Wise-Life-Lessons-Quotes.jpg geoff2013-08-17 12:13:282013-08-17 12:14:45Kinkade’s paintings are worthless schmaltz, and the lamestream media that love him are wrong. However, I’d love to see a museum mount a small show of Kinkade’s work. I would like the art world and the wider world to argue about him in public, out in the open.
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When museums are built these days, architects, directors, and trustees seem most concerned about social space: places to have parties, eat dinner, wine-and-dine donors. Sure, these are important these days – museums have to bring in money – but they gobble up space and push the art itself far away from the entrance.
The Met is not only the finest encyclopedic museum of art in the United States; it is arguably the finest anywhere.
It’s art that pushes against psychological and social expectations, that tries to transform decay into something generative, that is replicative in a baroque way, that isn’t about progress, and wants to – as Walt Whitman put it – ‘contain multitudes.’