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Story vs. Plot // Art and Money // The Art World // Can Food Be Postmodern? // Coming Apart (1969) and Autumn Sonata (1978) // How the Quantifiable Mediums of the Internet Changed Our Aesthetics // F**k You, Mr. Rothman—Film Review // Why “Fine Arts” Can No Longer Be Culturally Relevant // Does Reading More Really Make You a Better Writer? // Tiny Furniture by Lena Dunham // Why We Should Not Be Tied to Any Medium // Myth of Essence & Art of Engagement // The Role of Boredom and Ugliness in Art // Artistic Purity As a Misguided Goal // The Woman in the Dunes // Difference Between “Real” Writers And “Wannabe” Writers // What Makes Art “Fine” or “Commercial”? // Why Manipulate Our Own Stories? // Interpreting Hannah Montana // How We Develop Creativity // Can Creativity Be Taught? // AllLookSame? - Tutttuguale?—Art from Japan, China and Korea // Book Review: “Seeking Home” // How Getting Exactly What You Want Is Killing Music // Museum: Conservator of Egos // Review: “Protocol” by Alex Galloway // Shiina Ringo and Polyphonic Imitation // New Media, New Relevance // Beyond “Upper” Art // Art and the Cult of Inaccessibility // Paradox of Political Art // Embracing Complexity in Art // Visual Literacy & Art Meritocracy // The Myth of Meritocracy in Fine Arts // On the Ever Increasing Difficulty of Selling “And Then” // Why Write? // Understanding the Medium of Video Game // “Lost in Translation” Is Lost With or Without Translation // Why Americans Don’t Like Jazz // The Works of Jonah Brucker-Cohen // The Reality of Reality TV - “The Restaurant” // Ontology of “Indie Rock” // A Posteriori Art // The Lord of the Rings: Engineering, not Artistic, Marvel // The Language Game of Fine Arts // Indivisible Hal // Think and Dance // Star Wars Episode II // Google Haiku // The Scanner - Treatment for B-movie // One Would Think // Kitchen Confidential // Postmodern Self // NETABSTRACTION // About This Site