Art History Unstuffed. “The Metaphysics of Structuralism”

Art History Unstuffed “The Metaphysics of Structuralism” posted on July 11, 2014. This post focuses on the famous attack launched by Jacques Derrida on Structuralism in 1966. His now famous talk “Structure, Sign and Play in the Discourses of [more]

Art History Unstuffed. Jacques Derrida and Post-Structuralism

Art History Unstuffed Jacques Derrida and Post-Structuralism posted on July 4, 2014  One of the many French philosophers who were either natives of or had worked in Algeria, Jacques Derrida shared with this group the penchant of rebelling against [more]

Art History Unstuffed. Claude Lévi-Strauss and Structuralism

Art History Unstuffed Claude Lévi-Strauss and Structuralism was posted on June 27, 2014 Even though he was an anthropologist, Claude Lévi-Strauss was one of the most important influences on philosophy in the 1950s and 1960s. Impacted by the [more]

Art History Unstuffed. How Structuralism Became “Post”

Art History Unstuffed How Structuralism Became “Post” was posted on June 20, 2014  This post discusses the linguistic turn of Structuralism that began with the work of Ernst Cassirer and Claude Lévi-Strauss in the post-war period. Since Vico, [more]

Tucker Neel curates ‘May Contain Explicit Imagery’ exhibition at CB1 gallery; reviews ‘Tapping The Third Realm’ for the Journal of The Senses and Society,

Tucker Neel curated the exhibition May Contain Explicit Imagery at CB1 gallery. Images and the catalog essay for this exhibition, written by Tucker Neel, can be found at this link: [more]

Jessica Ngo’s poem “Bullying Arts Education” published in the Los Angeles Times

Jessica Ngo’s poem "Bullying Arts Education" was published in the second annual Op-Ed poetry in the Los Angeles Times on Sunday, August 31, 2014. This striking poem discusses how, when there are budget cuts, the first thing to be cut is always the [more]