Haley Thurston: A Better Art Vocabulary, Part 1 (Ribbonfarm)

Art criticism, whether written by professionals or fans, is plagued by nonspecificity and a lack of self-justification. Things are implied to be good or bad, without a very good explanation for why we should consider them good or bad. For example, why is an "unrealistic character" a bad thing?

Suspended Reason

Source: A Better Art Vocabulary, Part 1
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