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in LA

Met with Sam yesterday. Lots of good talk about future possibilities and conceptual development. Two interesting questions in particular. How does portraying this as art advance my argument? What am I trying to get the viewer to do/see? How is … Continue reading

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writing

It has been an uphill battle writing the thesis. I am finding particularly difficult to summarize ideas that while important to the conceptual development of my current work are otherwise exploratory. Even with the work that is the focus I … Continue reading

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unresolved

In the course of investigating my practice it has occurred to me that there are a few issues that are pending investigation. First, thinking about how meaning is established, is it me? Does it come from some larger entity? Well, of course my … Continue reading

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What is so inte…

What is so interesting to me is the way language constructs imagery, and how some words that are put together seem poetic, even if they are not really in the same logical group, and how others illicit a religious or political association … Continue reading

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linguistic arithmatic

What is interesting about language is its ability to facilitate images in the mind of the thinker.  How “tree” causes an image of a tree, of some general kind to “appear” in my mind.  Of course, objects are obvious, but … Continue reading

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Wittgenstien

As a result of the “proofs” I have been doing it was recommended that I read some Wittgenstien. A proto-positivist, he believed in speaking only to what could be verified and as such did not have high regard for Metaphysical thinking. … Continue reading

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Structuralism

The last month has been a focus on investigating the possibilities of the proof poems and what they mean.  The poems are grounded in contemporary social-political discourse but are fundamentally an exploration of why particular ideologies are bound together, appropriated … Continue reading

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