Posts Tagged ‘art’

  • To Hell With Swords and Garter

    December 24th, 2017 | Art | journalpulp | 4 Comments

    Did you feel that tug? Like a half-forgotten idea you can’t quite put out of your head — the escalating sensation in the center of your chest telling you it’s time to shift your life? Nothing outrageous — no come-to-God moment, this — but rather a soft yet persistent pull in another direction: an urge, […]

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  • No, That’s Not an Artificial Leg

    No, That’s Not an Artificial Leg

    February 27th, 2014 | Art | journalpulp | 3 Comments

    The latest trend in pulp. It’s called 3-D tattooing, and you’ve got to see it to believe it: Read the full article here. Is it beauty? I don’t know, but I kind of like it. (Hat tip Chronicles of Ara)

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  • What Is Beauty?

    What Is Beauty?

    August 27th, 2011 | Aesthetics, Art, Beauty, Esthetics | journalpulp | 9 Comments

    A reader writes: Dear Sir: Forget your politics. What is beauty? Is it anything? — Lily Alderman Dear Lily: It is everything. Beauty is the esthetically pleasing, it is the lovely. Aristotle wrote: “Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry” (ahem, ahem). But beauty is symmetry. Beauty is congruence. It is the bah-bah in […]

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