#2602 Overall Influence

Arthur Danto

American art critic and philosopher


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Arthur Coleman Danto was an American art critic, philosopher, and professor at Columbia University. He was best known for having been a long-time art critic for The Nation and for his work in philosophical aesthetics and philosophy of history, though he contributed significantly to a number of fields, including the philosophy of action. His interests included thought, feeling, philosophy of art, theories of representation, philosophical psychology, Hegel's aesthetics, and the philosophers Friedrich Nietzsche and Jean-Paul Sartre.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

Wayne State University

American public research university located in Detroit, Michigan

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#363 World Rank
#4089 World Rank
#5182 World Rank