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ARTSENSE By Laodan
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What is art? Why does art have a societal function and what is that function? Over 99% of the timespan of human history art has assumed the societal function of strengthening societal cohesion by... More > giving visual signs of the worldview of the men of knowledge of the day for all to share. For a set of reasons the 20th century lost track with that societal function which resulted in "whatever" being justified as being art. Societal necessity shall impose soon a new paradigm of reality to humanity. The notion that we can live today by borrowing the resources of the future is simply wrong. We can't borrow today the earnings of future generations and whence the geological gift in energy and resources is peaking we'll know that the modern dream was no more than a chimera. Political and social upheaval is going to strengthen the nation state in a drastic way and the need for a shared worldview that integrates the new paradigm of reality is going to be felt strongly.< Less
Eina Bems' Leather-Wool Assemblies By Laodan
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Eina Bems' FUR-ART = luxurious multi-functional modern art works that are used as: * tapestries / wall-hangings * sleeping mats * bed covers * throws * floor rugs / mats. * Fashion clothing material... More > We hired Belgian painter-artist Laodan to design a truly innovative collection of modern art works. This catalog contains 64 full color pages. Just feel it.< Less
Laodan's Art sense By Laodan
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Visualize the ideas and philosophy of Laodan through his paintings and other visual art works. He illustrates the worldview of the men of knowledge of the day, the scientists, while trying to... More > integrate their ideas into the realm of philosophy. In other words he tries to place scientific knowings into the more globally encompassing reality. His painting is about reality but not in the traditional sense represented by the first degree image that projects on our retina. His are visual signs about the operation of reality, as understood by the best brains of our times, under the light of philosophy. In this sense Laodan is one of the shapers of a coming "Renaissance" that will let painting bloom again with wisdom... This 34 pages catalog contains color photos of 90 of his works.< Less