Philosophy of the Arts

What is beauty? What is art? What differentiates good art from bad art?

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Could there be a form of art we haven't discovered yet. (1, 2, 3) 24 553
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Music - the language of the universe? (1, 2, 3, 4) 39 989
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Aesthetics and the separation between an art and a craft (1, 2) 17 385
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Art is the Expression of Consciousness (1, 2) 18 237
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What is this Tower? 4 118
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Art is a frivolous pursuit? All is vanity (1, 2, 3) 21 538
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Can art be art without thought, feeling or purpose (1, 2, 3) 25 821
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When Walton watches a porn movie, does he feel quasi horny? (1, 2) 12 319
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What is poetry? (1, 2, 3, 4) 31 780
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Chords, guitar, metal music etc. (1, 2, 3, 4) 37 786
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Can vacuum cleaners be art? (1... 7, 8, 9) 83 1407
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Limits of art (1, 2, 3) 20 531
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Paradox in aesthetic theories 5 335
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