I bought a pocket-sized moleskine notebook a few months ago and started scribbling words that curators and critics have written about a photographer's body of work. Here are a few:
complex visual equation
mutative sequence of space
I definitely struggle to understand them. Being articulate is often emphasized especially when artists discuss their own work. Is it necessary to use such words to prove that I am a critical thinker?
Looking at my list again , I've written down a few that were less intimidating:
I continue to collect more words to study them closely. I often find myself visiting the Merriam Webster site to look up their definition. I guess that is not a bad thing.