"Art" - a One-Word Oxymoron

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"Art" - a One-Word Oxymoron

Post by GeniusIsDisruptive » Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:05 pm

Definition of "art": " n. - something that is created with imagination and skill and that is beautiful or that expresses important ideas or feelings"

Definition of "artifice": ar·ti·fice - ˈärdəfəs - noun - clever or cunning devices or expedients, especially as used to trick or deceive others. outright fakery
synonyms - trickery, deceit, deception, duplicity, guile, chicanery

A billionaire hedge fund manager recently paid $300 million for this artifice by Willem de Kooning, titled No. 17A:


Other dreck includes of course this by heroin addict Basquiat, who died of an overdose, titled "Untitled," bien sur, and
what would one expect for only $110 million:


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Re: "Art" - a One-Word Oxymoron

Post by jumitac » Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:57 am

That looks really incredible i think

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