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Re: Tom Stoppard on crafting art
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: Tom Stoppard on crafting art
- From: Lisa Cheung <lcheung@CREDIT.ERIN.UTORONTO.CA>
- Date: Wed, 26 Mar 1997 08:53:44 -0500
- In-Reply-To: <97Mar25.175410est.656769(2)@credit.erin.utoronto.ca>
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Yes, I have actually seen his work in an art gallery. Perhaps I spoke a
bit hastily, but I have been trying to figure out for a long time now what
people saw in his work. I still don't consider it particularly artistic
but you are correct, it is only my opinion, best aired somewhere else
since we seem to have gotten off the book arts track.
> Have you seen the actual paintings? Not to be snooty about it, but I
> don't think the nifty glowing quality of his work comes through so
> well in reproductions.
> However, you're still entitled to your opinion.
> Julie Seko
Dept. of Biology
University of Toronto
3359 Mississauga Road North
Mississauga, ON, L5L 1C6