Heleen de Vaan's Blog – April 2014 Archive (1)

High Art High Brows, Low Art Low Brows?

I received this wonderful collaged envelope from Erni.

'O, hier is weer zo'n knutselwerk', the lady from the postboxes said when she took the envelope from a hidden place (as it didn't fit in the postbox). Translated: 'Oh, here's an other fiddling work' (the funny thing is that in Dutch 'art' is 'kunst', and 'knutselen' is to fiddle / tinker (in a positive way).

And Erni wrote the relativizing words already on top of the envelope:

'If you can't get any high art,

why not…

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Added by Heleen de Vaan on April 26, 2014 at 11:19pm — 1 Comment

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