Re: Visual Culture and the Venus of Willendorf
> Also, I don't really organize my curriculum chronologically according to art
> history so this lesson could fit as easily into the end of the year as well
> as the beginning.
That's the great, best, thing about art - there is no chronology - only
if we truly look at the messages, everything is nothing more than a cave
only documentation at various levels of sophistication
the themes don't seem to change
only the technology
and all this talk about VCAE or DABE is only that - talk that justifies
the ivory tower types
Pratt Institute used to produce a poster that proclaimed
Art is the first Language
and is it not?
art is all about conveying in a universal language where you don't need a
where you get it
because someone has seen it and knows how to convey it
there is nothing new about talking about symbols
and the gist of what I get about VCAE is interpreting signifiers to a
Come on guys, isn't that what we do everyday?