July 9th, 2008

Me, Forget-Me-Yes


"Only men are capable of aesthetic greatness."

This was said in what year: 1600, 1850, 1955, 2008?

Well, probably in all of them, but this particular quote dates from three days ago. "Women make up 50 per cent or more of classes at art school. Yet they fade away in their late 20s or 30s. Maybe it's something to do with bearing children," says British art critic Brian Sewer, er Sewell, in a July 6 feature from The Independent.

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