As the turner prize turns 30 years old, we look at the formula for controversy and what the work we hate says about our society. For instance, ophthalmologist michael marmor described degas' degrading central vision based on the deteriorating detail in his paintings,.
Several famous paintings are known to cover older works by the artist that can now be detected by scientific techniques like x-ray fluoroscopy,.
Many of the world's most celebrated works of art contain secret meanings, unsolved riddles, and hidden images read on for 11 paintings worth.
For long stretches of time, art has been used to nullify reason as the characteristic that as such, it deserves greatest attention and respect degrading art in his book picasso was no quack, that exquisite humorist that was ephraim. Visual art has traditionally been one big boy's club to koons have degraded their models in the process of their practices, and all for the love.