Episode 127: New Philadelphia: Post Truth

1h 10m | Nov 4, 2023

On today’s tour, we join our tour guides, Xan and Joe, for an in-depth discussion concerning realism/illusionistic representation within two-dimensional art, both in contemporary trends and throughout art history, while using Hanneke Grootenboer, The Rhetoric of Perspective, which is primarily focused on the history of Dutch still life painting, as a point of entry into this topic.

Texts mentioned:

The Rhetoric of Perspective by Hanneke Grootenboer

The Experience Machine by Andy Clark

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The Uncanny County Museum