By Cashell Kieran
'Kieran Cashell discusses artists who use every little thing from dirty mattress linens to blood to useless sharks of their works. Drawing on a powerful array of philosophical principles, Cashell is helping audience take on the messy info of paintings by means of Damien Hirst, Orlan, Marc Quinn, Tracy Emin, and extra, as he offers a probing and refined safety of the ethical worth of such fresh "transgressive" art.'
- Cynthia A. Freeland Professor and Chair, division of Philosophy collage of Houston, Texas
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