Reversed Essentialism

  • Rob van Gerwen Utrecht University (Editor-in-Chief)
Keywords: Plato, essentialism, readymades, definition of art

Abstract

Treating exceptional cases as marks of an essence is as bad as essentialism. I suggest we understand art as a practice, not as something we could, or should find the eternally necessary and sufficient conditions of.

Published
2017-12-29
Section
From the Editor