To practice is to take a stand. Every artist must decide how he or she wants to work, and if that choice is a thoughtful one, it will be opinionated in the best sense--informed by opinions that have been  honed in debate. This is where I am posting my polemical, as opposed to scholarly, arguments (which is not to say my scholarship is not polemical).


Essays so far available here:

The Idea of the Beautiful

The Inevitable Project


Coming Soon:

The Artist's Hand

In Praise of Mediocrity