Formal education cannot bring discovery and progress, only aggressive risk can.
In modern times, so many people avoid fragility through the expences of others.
The Antidote to The Black Swan
We are very thirsty for order, we should embrace the randomness so that we can become control order.
When facing small probabilities, we often fail, so only when understanding it, then we will not fearful.
Robust Is Not Robust Enough
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Anatolia and Mesopotamia
The agriculture developed, many towns developed, so the
Around 7000 BCE, they developed stone buildings to defend nomad, it’s a great achievement, and they used the skulls for rituals, also using plaster to restore the skull, and inlaid seashells as eyes.
They remarked the beginning of monumental sculptures in Mesopotamia.
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I think the reason I always want to text with others is that maybe I want a connection with others to replace my relatives, but I should fish or cut the bait between the connection with others (the emotion relationship build by my parents) or my self-development.
The story of Dorothy shows that procrastination is the choice between the self-improvement and others jealousy.
I need to unlearn the pattern that my tasks are associated with the mind that I am lazy.
Knowing how you spend
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What shall be my subject? -animals, but men are rare. They’re almost profiled because the only profile can show the essence.
Paleolithic human-headed shows that the ivory figure is very important for the artist.
Nude woman shows fertility images. The intents of makers maybe the female form.
Ancient artists always painted statuette.
The sculptors usually change the subject to keep the profile view and details.
Art in the Old Stone Age
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I should record my life to observe and analyze why I will do these things.
The reason I always want to chat online is that I want to connect with others but I don’t want to talk.
Different types of creatures cannot understand each other. It’s because there are different factors affecting, such as longevity and the environment.
Xu You’s saying means name is the only guest of reality. We should think about whether we can fit it.
Which is useless in one place can be very useful in other places, like the cream.
Carving and Casting: Subtractive, and addictive.
Relief sculpture: some sculpture is very boldly.
Art historian should learn in other disciplines.
No one can be truly objective.
People should not act on the basis of opinion, but true knowledge.
“The unexamined life is not worth living” (Apology 38A).
It’s not by art, but by divine power.
Texture reflects the material.
SPACE, MASS, and VOLUME
Perspective, Foreshortening Foreshortening is one form of perspective, Rubens use it, Egyptian artists don’t use it, neither is the correct.
Proportion, and Scale Proportion can be changed for some intention.