Archive for the 'White art/architecture' Category

7 June, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, Western civilization, Western culture, White art/architecture, White philosophy, White thought at 6:14 pm | Permanent Link

Seen on a forum: “Life is short. Art is long.” Yes. After you’re long dead, that painting will still thrill, if it isn’t junk.

22 May, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, jewed art, jewed culture, jewed media, Socrates, Western civilization, Western culture, Western decline, When Victims Rule (book), White art/architecture at 11:16 am | Permanent Link

(Above: a real sculpture: “Two Sisters” by Auguste Moreau, bronze, circa 1880). Genuine art is something that a non-artist could not create. But any machinist, foundry worker or metal fabricator could create that steel rabbit which sold for much more than any Rembrandt masterpiece (a “second-class” Rembrandt was on sale in 2004 for $46 million). […]

27 April, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 3:04 pm | Permanent Link

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, “Portrait of Hippolyte-Francois Devillers” (1811)

26 March, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 3:08 pm | Permanent Link

Frank Frazetta (1928-2010); titled “Deathdealer V”

26 February, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 3:37 pm | Permanent Link

Custom knifemaking (as opposed to factory-made knives), which began to rise in popularity in the 1980s. It is almost exclusively a White/male art form. Some custom knives are “user” knives, while others are artsy wall-hangers/display queens. Some examples of custom knives: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. [Video about custom knifemaking, duration is 1 hour].

12 February, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 1:42 pm | Permanent Link

Bronze sculpture: Lute Player, by the French artists Detrier and De Blezer, circa 1875.

4 February, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 11:19 am | Permanent Link

William Bradford, “Shipwreck Off Nantucket” (1861).

14 January, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 4:03 pm | Permanent Link

Vasily Dmitrievich Polenov, “Overgrown Pond,” 1879.

1 January, 2019

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture at 3:25 pm | Permanent Link

Bronze sculpture: “Dionysus” by Edward McCartan, 1923. (It is 26 inches high; it recently sold for $209,000).

17 December, 2018

Posted by Socrates in art, Socrates, White art/architecture, White beauty at 6:32 pm | Permanent Link

Bronze sculpture: “Diana” by Edward McCartan (1879–1947), 1920.