separating art from the artist

Separating Art From The Artist Are you capable of separating art from the artist? Does the knowledge of an artist’s crimes, misdemeanors, or personal character flaws damage the ability to see their art work for what it is? Should we judge a body of work by examining the person who created it…

black actresses

Did Halle Berry deserve an Oscar for Monster’s Ball? Did Halle Berry’s Oscar win mark any kind of significance for black actresses?  Check out my video response below:  More Old Simo YouTube videos here In 2002 Monster’s Ball (an indie film about racial prejudice and redemption) received major film nominations at the…

celebrities making political statements

 Should celebrities refrain from making public political statements ?  Are celebrities out of touch with the realities of political and social situations? Check out my video response below: My other YouTube videos can be found here Celebrities making political statements has reached a new peak of division. Social media allows for…