Friday, February 11, 2022
“Idealizing better being for better humanity” preludes discussions of others’ work, beginning soon.
But it’s implicitly motivated by feeling from others so much complacency (slackerism); and so much consumerist pandering
Highly engaged artists and inquirers are commonly regarded by market society as aliens—or curiosities. Highly better-advised action and expertise easily seem elitist.
I turn away into my happy excursions, which have involved more work by others than I’ve yet highlighted.
-- gary e. davis --- 9:48 PM
Monday, February 07, 2022
“What’s the better (‘best’?) cohering potpourri of this month’s leading ephemera?”
It’s anyone’s guess. Sensibility progresses—and finds progress in contemporaneity—by articulate responsiveness to news, shaping
new projects, new themes, new regions of thematics, as times call for.
-- gary e. davis --- 5:48 PM