A. Danto – Art and Meaning

Malevich perhaps invented monochrome painting, but would have been astonished to be told that his Black Square was not about anything.

*K. Malevich – Black Square

2 comments on “A. Danto – Art and Meaning

  1. Sometimes credibility seems stretched beyond breaking as the meaning that gets read into art. Reminds me of the cackling horde of people following behind Brian with sandals on sticks in Monty Python’s “Life of Brian” Not that I do not like a good provocative piece now and then.

  2. I don’t see a problem with the meaning read into art, as long as it explains something

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