Great art does not break with the past. It breaks with the present by emulating the best of the past.
To an art historian a Giotto is a 14th Century painting. To an artist it was painted yesterday. We free ourselves from the past when we see it freshly.
Stale artifacts of the past' are always 'active components of the present moment' when they are experienced in the present moment.
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