Art Theory

Binary Relationships

The study of binary oppositions began long before the 1950s florescence of language theory.  Language had become the model describing how all systems or structures functioned. Beginning with Lao-Tzu and Socrates, philosophers studied language writing the rules for how it functions and meaning forms.  Language is but a tool that can distort reality, but also …

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Spider-Man as Art

One of many defining characteristics of the postmodern age was a willingness to see other genres besides oil paintings and bronze statues as art.  Where before genres like the movies and photography were not highly regarded, slowly as horizons and insights broadened, they gained acceptance.  Comic books were a part of this sea change. Spider-Man …

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