The Definitive Truth

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Man declares red what he called green the day before and what in reality is black. He is forever making definitive statements on life, man and art, and he has no more idea than the mushroom what life, man and art actually are.

Jean Arp
Dadaland (1938)

New Yorker cover by Saul Steinberg

Sentient mushrooms 

2 thoughts on “The Definitive Truth

  1. haha a definitive statement about definitive statements. Sure. But it is also the great beauty in human beings that they will forever attempt to grasp what humanity and art really are.

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