Starting from an original reformulation of a set of analytical tools borrowed from the visual arts, Oiticica was able to mediate between avant-garde and popular culture in his artwork. Picasso is known for his «Blue Period», «Rose Period», and finally something dubbed «Protocubism». Protocubism: In the summer of 1906, during Picasso’s stay in Gosol, Spain, his work entered a new period influenced by Greek, Iberian, and African art. Раз возникнув, новое явление приводит в действие процесс подражания. Drama was the highest form of art for the Greeks. James Pritchett: Writings, articles on Cage’s music in HTML and PDF form by Cage scholar James Pritchett. Since the avant-garde’s natural public itself is marginal in society, the avant-garde itself is extremely attenuated in relation to society.
The purely internal and purely formal consideration of the avant-garde, if it moves beyond description and analysis to judgment, must find formal sophistication inherently good, and the solving of formal problems a positive accomplishment in all cases. Many of the apparent paradoxes and dilemmas of modern art disappear if we conceive of art in its social context, in its historical moment and movement, in its specific context with relation to an audience. An adequate radical film criticism must rest on this understanding. Немецкий социолог Юрген Хабермас считает, что именно Тард стал основателем таких популярных в наши дни направлений социологии как теория массовой культуры и анализ общественного мнения. Still other works from the same period consist just of text instructions. Начав изучать юриспруденцию в своем провинциальном городке, он закончил своё юридическое образование уже в Париже в 1866 году. Thus for all its other virtues, RITUAL IN TRANSFIGURED TIME, from one point of view, is simply silly and altogether too earnest for its visuals.
Tropicália was meant less to designate one or another individual work than to be transformed into a catalyst for discussion and debate. What was once revolutionary (that is, bourgeois revolutionary) became part of the status quo. Coming later, the avant-garde inherits Romanticism’s opposition to classical humanism and adds its own opposition to modern mass culture. Art and music were encouraged in his household.