Category: Manifesto

The Artifactuals

The Artifa[ctuals] Manifesto – Part 1

I own a large painting I’ve titled America. It depicts a landscape where everything is decomposing, crumbling, like the aftermath of a firestorm. All that remains of life is the silhouette of single bird perched on the branch of a single tree. Slicing across the landscape is a horizon […]

The Artifactuals

The Artifa[ctuals] Manifesto – Part 2

America is the culmination of a millennia-long struggle to found a place equal to the manifold of humanity itself.  Its horrors and glories are legion, but every great nation, like every great person, must absorb the paradoxes and contradictions of its own character without either turning away or […]