Proper art, says [James] Joyce in [Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man], is "static" and improper art is "kinetic." Kinisis, as you know, means movement and Stasis, as you know, means standing still.
Kinisis: Improper art is kinetic in that it moves the observer either to desire, positive, or to loathe or fear, negative, that object represented. That's clear and simple. Improper art is kinetic, it moves the observer either to desire or to refuse, to fear or hate the object represented.
Art that moves you to desire is pornography. The Supreme Court of the United States can't define pornography, therefore, that's what we have. All advertising art is pornographic. You are going through a magazine and you see a picture of a beautiful refrigerator and beside it stands a lovely girl with lovely refrigerator teeth. And you think, I love refrigerators like that. Pornography. Picture of a dear old lady and you think, "Oh, lovely old sweet soul, I'd love to have a cup of tea with that dear lady." That's pornography. You go into a ski buffs department and you see pictures of ski slopes and you think, "oh, wow, to go down slopes like that." Pornography.
"So... you like waterskiing? (quickly draws in big goofy skis...)."
"So ... you believe in a woman's right to choose (quickly draws in a crushed fetus...)?"
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