By Jan Lloyd Jones
What then is time?' wrote St Augustine. 'If not anyone asks me i do know. If I desire to clarify it, i do know not'. Time is a demanding thought for philosophers, yet no much less so for the artist, critic, and paintings theorist. The members to this number of essays, who symbolize humanities disciplines from universities world wide, have taken up this problem, offering various views at the subject 'Art and Time'. a few have interaction with the huge philosophical concerns at stake, a few with the which means of time for specific artists or artistic endeavors - from Fra Angelico to Frank Lloyd Wright, from Hamlet to The Lord of the earrings, from Renaissance dance to rave tune. All search a solution to Augustine's query after we ask it within the context of creative endeavour. As Derek Allan writes within the creation to this assortment, 'Surprisingly little has been written approximately paintings and Time in recent years, even in these educational disciplines akin to the philosophy of paintings within which one may such a lot anticipate to come across it'. the subject is, in spite of the fact that, of accelerating curiosity and this quantity is a reaction to that development. Read more...
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That is, increasing local order is common. Smart’s examples of increasing order, branch systems displaying negative entropy, include footprints in sand, fossil bones and coherent pieces of prose (or, even more, of poetry, I’d add). So within these sub-systems the arrow of entropy seems to fly backwards. If you really dare to disturb the universe, write a poem. Be human. Have a history. The growth of a civilization is negatively entropic; it defeats time, or causes us to re-imagine time. Or: the positive entropy of the whole system is exactly what makes the negative entropy of some sub-systems possible.
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