the civil rights of a critical judgement

04.22.21

“A critical judgement of an artistic production has no civil rights in the realm of art if it isn't itself a work of art, either in its substance, as a representation of a necessary impression in the state of becoming, or in the beauty of its form and open tone...”
—Friedrich Schlegel
from "Critical Fragments" (no.117)

Eliseo Mattiacci - To think the thought (1973)