Post #1076 • October 19, 2007, 11:07 AM • 4 Comments
"MIT and ArtForecast.org challenge you to test your art prediction skills and to find out if you have an eye for art."
Tomorrow is 24 Hour Comics Day.
Jim Woodring makes BoingBoing.
"'When a person is in a space with a 10-foot ceiling, they will tend to think more freely, more abstractly,' said [Joan] Meyers-Levy. 'They might process more abstract connections between objects in a room, whereas a person in a room with an 8-foot ceiling will be more likely to focus on specifics.'" (Reddit)
Terry Teachout takes John Derbyshire to school.
"Toward the end of his life Charles Schulz, the creator of 'Peanuts,' wished he were Andrew Wyeth. What Wyeth did was fine art, he grumbled, while he was just a newspaper cartoonist, a draftsman, whose work would surely not last."
Department of Skills: Dave Brubeck.