“I would conceive of a forward-looking art, which seeks its images in the future. Why is there no such thing? Art attaches itself to reverence” - Friedrich Nietzsche
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
the semiotics of old school
Nice piece from Lauren Cochrane at The Guardian - with a few quotes from me - exploring the slippery and increasingly multivalent concept of "old school" a/k/a "old skool" as it figures in music and fashion, referring to different lost golden ages and bygone moments of virgin emergence - early hip hop, hardcore rave, and so forth.