From our family to yours, an ongoing art-historical conversation with our very own Art Daddy, Harrison Tenzer. Hot takes on “high art”, Shocks of Art, or … something like that.
VOL 1 – "ON THE NOSE"
What better place to start? Pun fully-intended, we present to you a highlight reel of the nose as told through the ages of fine art. Power and beauty – the metaphoric focal point of many artworks featuring the nose (unsurprisingly, a cannon of power that is largely dominated by powerful white males).
What can we learn through the stories told (and omitted) about our most obscure and least-understood sense organ?
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