Street Art is a Product of the Chemical Industry

Colour paint was an invention of the German chemical industry at the turn of the 20th Century. This kind of art is an expression of the same force that gave us Nietzsche.

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Kelowna, Entertainment District South

It’s a drug of psychological enhancement and manipulation. As Nietzsche said, “Art is not just an imitation of the reality of nature, but in fact a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature, placed beside it to conquer it.” Colour really is environmental writing — or environmental re-writing.

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