New book Plato’s Visual Utopia

By |2019-08-20T20:47:55+00:00August 14th, 2019|Book|

New Book Plato's Visual Utopia by Daniel Heller The new book, Plato's Visual Utopia by author Daniel Heller explores the Republic of Plato. This is the first and only book to date that metaphorically analyze and illustrate Plato's Republic with visual artwork (high end illustrations). A hardcover Limited Edition [...]

Arts 101

By |2018-05-13T14:34:11+00:00December 23rd, 2017|Art|

Arts 101 what are the arts? Arts 101: The word "art" and its' many extensions has countless meanings, countless definitions, and countless interpretations. So much has been written on the subject of art that today,  it is hard albeit quite impossible to definitively define the term. This post is [...]

Allegory

By |2018-05-14T13:26:57+00:00November 23rd, 2017|Art|

Allegory definitions Quite a few definitions exist, that describe the full meaning of the noun "allegory" as it pertains to arts. In Greek, the word means “other” and “to speak in public". Here are a few explanations: "...a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a [...]

Dystopian art

By |2018-06-02T11:25:28+00:00September 23rd, 2017|Art|

Dystopian art Dystopian art - The word Dystopia is defined by Wikipedia as "an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad, typically a totalitarian or environmentally degraded one". Merriam Webster dictionary defines it as "an imaginary place where people lead dehumanized and often fearful lives". [...]