By Anthony O'Hear

ISBN-10: 0415727758

ISBN-13: 9780415727754

ISBN-10: 0415727804

ISBN-13: 9780415727808

First released in 1988, the purpose of this publication could be said in Nietzsche’s phrases: ‘To examine technological know-how from the point of view of the artist, yet at artwork from that of life’. The identify contests the notions that technology on my own supplies us with the main target fact concerning the global, and that creative endeavour can produce not anything extra necessary than leisure. O’Hear argues that paintings and the research of paintings should not essential elements of human lifestyles, and that this is often both as vital because the research of the wildlife.

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