He had brought a large map representing the sea, Without the least vestige of land: And the crew were much pleased when they found it to be A map they could all understand. … A perfect and absolute blank!   Lewis Carroll The Hunting of the Snark (1876)  

It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards

Today I will let the concept of synchronicity crash into my ongoing speculations on how to talk about art in a way that is meaningful to a greater audience. Synchronicity is the experience of two or more events as meaningfully related, whereas they are unlikely to be causally related. The concept of synchronicity was first described by Carl Gustav Jung. Jung coined the word to…