Only meaningful pictures can depict the ends justifying the means.

artist's death paintings

Death of Cleopatra, a metaphor for artist's death paintings

Cleopatra is dead and art is a revolt against death.

Give me to drink mandragora that I might sleep out this great gap of time, my Antony is away.

Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra.

death of art postmodernism

Painting was declared dead by critics and artists

For a statistician, life and death are synonyms, check it by looking for "life insurance" on the internet. Life is a metaphor for death. Postmodernism is a metaphor for Post Modernism.

Art is dead

I think that museums today are conserving not only art objects, but the purpose of the art. If your project is a copy of Marcel Duchamp, there is a frog in your art project because avant-garde is to run away from sensible advice.

The end of art history

The end is not the end.

Hans Belting

The death of painting is looking for the end of art viewers.

after death paintings the end of art

Death of painting drawing the end of art

Out, out, brief candle!

Life's but a walking shadow,

Shakespeare, The tragedy of Macbeth, Scene V; Shakespeare is still relevant because we have not changed as people.

History, it seems, is always ending today.

Science 4 January 2013: Vol. 339 no. 6115 pp. 96-98