deep end

Writing about Alfred Barnes and John Dewey: “Art works, they thought, are events enmeshed in the lives of both their makers and viewers. The study of art should be direct and immersive, like learning to swim by jumping into the deep end (without the dire consequences of an initial failure).” — Peter Schjeldahl, The New Yorker, 28 May 2012

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