|Encore, RTomens, 2016|
interest is generally related to complexity of stimulus.
To arouse interest an object should be neither
nor overly complex;
thus complexity could be an objective measure.
Kant insisted that aesthetic concepts are essentially subjective,
beauty may well be linked to
or moral value.
for us over-consumption and offends our political or moral values.
As late as 1912 it was normal in the West to assume that all art
aims at beauty, and thus that anything that wasn't trying to be beautiful couldn't count as art.
criticize traditional Western cultural aesthetics
in visual images.