By Elizabeth Millán
regardless of the various philosophies of the individuals, those essays jointly represent an impressive case opposed to the dangerous influence of avant-gardism on our lives and aesthetic tradition. The essays contain the next, between others: a research of anti-modernist painter ordinary Nerdrum, who sees modernist artwork as totalitarian; a critique of the avant-gardist forget of mimesis as a key to paintings; an assessment of the finish of art”; a critique of contemporary artwork in mild of the aesthetic damage principle”; an exam of Popper's objections to progressivism in track; the presentation of a brand new paradigm for literature.
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