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Ideas of Sebastian Gardner, by Text

[British, fl. 2000, Professor at University College, London University.]

1995 Aesthetics
Intro p.585 Aesthetics presupposes a distinctive sort of experience, and a unified essence for art
1.1 p.587 Aesthetic judgements necessarily require first-hand experience, unlike moral judgements
1.2.3 p.591 Aesthetic objectivists must explain pleasure being essential, but not in the object
2.2 p.602 Art works originate in the artist's mind, and appreciation is re-creating this mental object