The concept of "genius" in art has rightly been criticized for
its sexism, exaggeration and more. However, it is possible to
retain its useful aspects by redefining it as the level of achieved
pervasiveness of an artist's metaphor(m).
About the Podcast
Dr Great Art! (Sometimes even with a "?"), Short, Fun, Art History Artecdotes. Through his podcasts and performance-lecture installations, artist and art historian Dr Mark Staff Brandl takes viewers inside visual art,art history, and visual metaphor theory. Entertainingly, yet educationally and aesthetically he presents and discusses stimulating tidbits of knowledge. Brandl stands for an understanding of art in which art historical knowledge and aesthetic pleasure merge into a new artistic experience.