Danto outlined his conclusions in an essay entitled The Artworld (1964): What in the end makes the difference between a Brillo box and a work of art consisting of a Brillo box is a certain theory of art. Arthur Danto, The Artworld Introduction In 1964, Danto wrote The Artworld, an essay that changed the debate on aesthetics and art forever.
Danto, Arthur C. 1964. The Artworld The essay" The Artworld" in which Danto coined the term artworld, by which he meant cultural context or an atmosphere of art theory, first appeared in the Journal of Philosophy (1964) and has since been widely reprinted. 3. Arthur C.
Danto, The Transfiguration of the Commonplace (Cambridge, Mass.1981). 4. Arthur C. Danto, " The Art World, " Journal of Philosophy 61 (1964). 5. This refers to certain works of Carl Andre. 6. The work referred to is Adrian Piper's video, Funk Lessons. 7. This work is Gnaw, by Janine Antoni. Silvia Minguzzi PHIL 318 Aesthetics of Visual Art Arthur Danto, " The Artworld" Introduction In 1964, Danto wrote" The Artworld"an essay that changed the debate on aesthetics and art forever.
Arthur C. Danto Remembered. But pertinent was the fact that I had just begun my studies in the philosophy of music and finding myself sitting next to Arthur Danto gave me the chance to describe the paper I was writing on the relevance of Kripkes thought to music. a formulation that he made in his blockbuster essay The Interested readers can find Dickie's reply in the" Postscript" to his essay in the second edition of Danto and His Critics, a collection of essays published in 2012.
The datedness of the essays helps defeat any claim this collection might make to comprehensiveness, especially given Danto's continued productivity late in life.