Humble Pie

Kenyon Cox - Reclining Female Nude Study for "Painting", header

“It has been said that the criticism of art by an artist is never anything else than an apology for his own work. This is so far true that the expression of opinions definitely held must be the expression of ideals consciously striven for, but I should be sorry to have it thought that my […]

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Keeper of the Keys

Keepers of the Keys, header

The Venerable Society of Arts & Artists has taken up the stewardship of design integrity.  If for no other reason than someone has to do it.  We will be assuming the roll of defender of the citadel of design and universal truths.  If this seems pontifical to some, so be it.  Are there those who are better […]

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