- Van Gogh-A Pair of Boots
- two ways of reading
- 1) "Utopian gesture"
- contrast of colors/symbolic meanings
- reimagines society
- 2) "gap between Earth and World"
- Andy Warhol- Diamond Dust Shoes
- no way of reading?
- Disneyland = fantasy
- fantasy world inside is emphasized by singular reality outside
- "the world is no longer real"??
- Postmodern era is characterized by cultural diversity
- people today don't realize the diversity of what they do or say
- postmodernism is a reflection of the variety we experience day to day
- unlike any other style of art
- no era previously experienced diversity like we do today