Movie Madness

“Question what you see.” Rene Magritte Surrealism followed Dada in the early twentieth century art movements. Where Dada made very little sense to the average viewer, Surrealism created abject confusion. But in the confusion of Surrealism was a kind of understanding. People generally recognized the confusion of dreams. Surrealism gave a name to that confusion.Continue reading “Movie Madness”

Totally Dada

“With the sound of gusting wind in the branches of the language trees of Babel, the words gave way like leaves, and every reader glimpsed another reality hidden in the foliage.”   Andrei Codrescu (from Goodreads.com) The vocabulary of the art world often sounds to others as a strange and different language.  It is.  Strange andContinue reading “Totally Dada”