Aesthetics for Birds

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art for Everyone

October 6, 2016
by Aesthetics for Birds
36 Comments

WHISPERS OF POWER, INTRODUCTION

We are very excited to introduce a new feature here at AFB: A collaborative art project between the blog and German artist Jörg Reckhenrich – and you, our readers! (See earlier AFB interview with Reckhenrich here.) In brief, Reckhenrich is … Continue reading

February 18, 2016
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

ARTIST INTERVIEW: JÖRG RECKHENRICH

Artist Jörg Reckhenrich interviewed by Alex King Jörg is a Berlin-based artist. With an understanding of art – shaping the social space – he takes the creative principles to the world of organizations. Art, he believes, can open our eyes … Continue reading

June 23, 2015
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

ARTIST INTERVIEW: JEFFREY BROWN

Comic Artist Jeffrey Brown interviewed by Christy Mag Uidhir Jeffrey Brown was born in 1975 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. While earning his studio MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Brown abandoned painting and began drawing comics … Continue reading

April 14, 2015
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

ARTIST INTERVIEW: RACHEL HECKER

Visual Artist Rachel Hecker interviewed by Alex King Rachel Hecker is a visual artist and an Associate Professor of painting at the University of Houston School of Art. Her conceptually based projects, from contemporary portraits of Jesus to levitating bottles … Continue reading

February 18, 2015
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

ARTIST INTERVIEW: RABKAR WANGCHUK

Painter Rabkar Wangchuk interviewed by Alex King, with help from Nic Bommarito Rabkar Wangchuk is a Tibetan artist, thangka painter, and sculptor. Born and raised in the Tibetan exile community in India, he is currently based in Queens, New York. … Continue reading

December 12, 2014
by Aesthetics for Birds
7 Comments

PHILOSOPHER-ARTIST INTERVIEW: R.A. BRIGGS

Philosopher and Poet R.A. Briggs interviewed by Alex King R.A. Briggs is a philosopher and a poet. She has been a Research Fellow at the Australian National University and at Griffith University since 2012. She has published widely on issues … Continue reading

September 24, 2014
by Aesthetics for Birds
1 Comment

ARTIST INTERVIEW: SIMON MORRIS

Conceptual Artist Simon Morris interviewed by philosopher Darren Hudson Hick Though he seems to spend most of his time playing with cats, Darren Hudson Hick is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Texas Tech University, where his research focuses … Continue reading

August 29, 2014
by Aesthetics for Birds
2 Comments

EDITOR-ARTIST INTERVIEW: PETER MOMTCHILOFF

OUP Editor and Indie Rock Legend Peter Momtchiloff interviewed by Christy Mag Uidhir Peter Momtchiloff has been philosophy editor at Oxford University Press since 1993. He studied classics at Oxford. He has played guitar in many bands, including Talulah Gosh, … Continue reading

August 8, 2014
by Aesthetics for Birds
3 Comments

ARTIST INTERVIEW: IVAN ANDERSON OF SWEET FIX

Musician Ivan Anderson interviewed by Christy Mag Uidhir Ivan Anderson is a guitarist and copyeditor living in New York City. He graduated from Brown University. Ivan plays lead guitar in SWEET FIX, a neon, futuristic, cyber rock band in NYC. Their first … Continue reading