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Archive for September, 2008

Lia’s Grandmother’s Poppy-Seed Cake (Mohnkuchen)

Whenever I’m in Linz for Ars Electronica, I flip out for the poppy-seed cake, which is a Central European specialty. My Austrian pal (and legendary software artist) Lia, originally from Graz, took note and kindly emailed me her grandmother’s original recipe. Thanks Lia! Easy Mohn-Cake: Note: 1 “cup” in Austria means something like a 250-gram […]

Lewitt’s Sentences on Conceptual Art

This one seemed worth reposting, 39 years later. My replica is stashed from this secondary source. Sentences on Conceptual Art by Sol Lewitt (1969) Conceptual artists are mystics rather than rationalists. They leap to conclusions that logic cannot reach. Rational judgements repeat rational judgements. Irrational judgements lead to new experience. Formal art is essentially rational. […]