A Manifesto: A Video Re-Creation of a Lecture I Gave at Rockford College in 2004

Crazy Audacious It was a great honor for philosopher Stephen Hicks to invite me to present my manifesto to The Rockford College Philosophy Club in 2004. Stephen and I have been great friends ever since a chance meeting at a crosswalk in Boulder, Colorado in 1996. It is crazy audacious to create a manifesto. The …

Giclees

Giclees are the highest quality of art reproduction using time-tested permanent inks on superb paper. These are hand-signed, limited editions of 100, and come with a Certificate of Authenticity. Each one is inspected by me before being signed. Allow about 3 weeks, free shipping within the US. The rolled paper is shipped in a sturdy …

Books

Have you ever been puzzled by the postmodern art shown in contemporary art museums? Or speculated on the motivations of postmodern artists and curators who show it? Or wondered what it says about our contemporary culture and if there is hope for our future? In Art: Modern, Postmodern, and Beyond, philosopher Stephen Hicks and artist …

Criticism

An Aesthete’s Guide to Visiting a Museum in a NutshellA Rejuvenating Visit with Sculptor Tanya RagirA Victim’s Vindication: Pierre Huyghe at the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens 12 February — 8 April 2001Bansky, Love is in the BinBefore Everything There Was Visual ArtBlarney at the GuggenheimCultural PsyOp on How to Turn Humans into SheepDetecting Value Judgements in PaintingDid Thutmose …

About

Michael Newberry, b. 1956, is an avant-garde painter advancing Eudaemonism (u-da-monism), evolutionary flourishing. He does this through advances in color theory, body language, symbolism, and composition. He is also author of Evolution Through Art. He says: “Since falling in love with Rembrandt’s magic as an adolescent, I have been on a life-long quest to express …