It’s archery day today and the weather is nice and here I am
too sick to archery
YOU CAN’T DO THIS TO ME
"Why art history? Don’t you want to go to art school and make your own art?"
Oh, but I will. Art history I will study as if collecting weapons. I will learn what artists before me have discovered. I will learn to see art hidden in things most people ignore. I will learn what have been forgotten and brought back to light. I will learn how art affects society. For, you see, art is freedom. Art is rebellion. I want to learn what small things hidden in paintings were drawn in spite. I want to learn the context of the fights artists before me fought. And I want to learn what art really is, even if we’ll never pin down the answer to that. I want to learn what limits they broke, and how. I want to see the shifts between the rebellion and the capitalistic. I want to see how our society is founded in art, on art, and yet how art is again and again trivialized as unimportant by people who don’t know any better. I want to be critical of art. I want to enjoy art in ways I couldn’t before. There are so many aspects of art history I want to submerge myself in, I-
wait this compendium is in danish. I can’t do this
I got tagged by darlign!
Rules: List 10 books that have stayed with you in some way. Don’t overthink it. Tag 10 people and also tag the person who tagged you. Ready? Go!
I already did this but I’m gonna add
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson (TALK TO ME ABOUT BRIDGE TO TERABITHIA)
The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett
this book about dinosaurs I read so many times in kindergarten that my parents had to buy it for me when I saw it in the store, which had lots of chibi drawings of both dinosaurs and the ltitle japanese guy who reacted to all the amazing dinosaur facts
Pohádky se zvířátky “Fairytals with animals” which is hands down the best fairytale book and one of the fairytales is about a goose that is super envious of other birds with their super neat body parts so it trades with them and becomes this eldritch abomination and can’t function like a normal goose and has to trade back afterwards to survive
ok that’s not ten new books but you got pictures sooo
I would tag but the taggy thing doesn’t wanna work right now so I can’t be bothered. again. But hey if you wanna do it, consider yourself tagged!