Notes on Sedimentation of the Mind

A few comments on entropy, the geologic and art. Robert Smithson’s essay┬ámentions the encroachment of technological ideology into art with “technology” and “industry” becoming topes in the New York Art World of the ’50s and ’60s, where he explains, “The products of industry and technology began to have an appeal to the artist who wantedContinue reading “Notes on Sedimentation of the Mind”

The Value of Time

“For too long the artist has been estranged from his own ‘time.’ Critics, by focusing on the ‘art object’, deprive the artist of any existence in the world of both mind and matter. The mental process of the artist which takes place in time is disowned, so that a commodity value can be maintained byContinue reading “The Value of Time”