OBSERVATION: The Philosophy of the Imagination in Vico and Malebranche, Paolo Fabiani, trans. George Pinton, offers insight into the use and function of the imagination as seen in early modern philosophy. The essay is thought provoking!
OBSERVATION: Collectors, and their legacy help maintain art as history. The Gulbenkian collection in Lisbon contains a variety of art forms, and of particular interest is a selection of the work of Rene Lalique, that many feel is the best collection of Lalique’s work in the world.