Archive for January, 2014

Untitled (Bertolucci)

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

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Phénoménologie

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

La rationalisation de l’ expérience.

Essais Philosophiques

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

 

An imperfect mediator

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

I had to grant that my pleasure was an imperfect mediator, and that a subjectivity reduced to its hedonist project could not recognize the universal.

Barthes, CL p.60

Sign and Image

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

They drift between the shores of perception, between sign and image, without ever approaching either.

Barthes, CL

R. Barthes, Camera Lucida (Sunday Afternoon)

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Subversive and Pensive

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Ultimately Photography is subversive not when it frightens, repels, or even stigmatizes, but when it is pensive, when it thinks.

Barthes, CL p.38

The Artist as a Philosopher (Stephen Willats)

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

 

http://www.ravenrow.org/exhibition/control_stephen_willats/

Myself, and my Image (Barthes)

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

‘Myself’ never coincides with my image, for it is the image that is heavy, motionless, stubborn, (which is why society sustains it), and ‘myself’ which is light, divided, dispersed.

Barthes, CL p.12

Adorno, The Jargon of Authenticity (Intro)

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014