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About Pride, Real Happiness, & the Moments

SATURDAY    JANUARY 16    8 PM

Aesthetic Realism & the Moment by Eli Siegel

“It can be said that a moment is never only a moment, because how we do anything in a second is something which shows how our whole lives have been.”

Are You Proud of the Way You’re For & Against Things?
Reenactment of an Aesthetic Realism Lesson

“When you are displeased, do you want to be proud of how you’re displeased?” —Eli Siegel

Botticelli-Annunciation-detailBotticelli & What Will Make You Happy

By Carrie Wilson

“One way, I learned, I had invited unhappiness for myself was by the false lightness of mocking. In Botticelli’s painting, as in all art, lightness is arrived at through honoring substance and meaning.”

 

Contri. $10

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