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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of academicize.


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  • Clement Greenberg once described kitsch as a "debased and academicized" version of "genuine culture," offering familiar images that demand little of the viewer.

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  • I mean, the guy says, In twenty years we’ve gone from a totally academicized art world to a totally commercialized art world, and in neither case is criticism a function.

    Important White Guy Tells Us About Art


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