Turner: Undefinable, uncontainable forms.

If there is something essential to art it’s form; art may, in fact, be the history of it’s shapes, says Gombrich. Frequently  forms appear to raise the ideas in art and reach their maturity instinctively before what it’s implied in them can be expressed verbally. The tempest by Giorgione, in it’s apparent serenity, generated a…

Milton: Preventive regulation of knowledge is a crime.

“Areopagitica”, published by Milton the 23rd of November, the year of 1644. An opposition to a parliamentary order issued in 1643 that hindered freedom of expression and risked the press’ capacity to favour debate and distribution of information. This order was issued as “Order of the Long Parliament for the Regulating of Printing”  and it…