Jose Ortega y Gasset

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Noun1.Jose Ortega y Gasset - Spanish philosopher who advocated leadership by an intellectual elite (1883-1955)
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In 1925, Spanish philosopher Jose Ortega y Gasset famously delineated what he called the "Dehumanization of Art" in modernity.
More than 2,000 world leaders of business, government, the professions, education, and the arts, including Albert Schweitzer, Jose Ortega y Gasset, Thornton Wilder, and Artur Rubenstein gathered for the Goethe bicentennial.
That territory, which once was homeground to Walter Pater, Erwin Panofsky, and Jose Ortega y Gasset, was then parceled out among specialists who often have traced rather narrow-minded boundaries.
See also Jose Ortega y Gasset, The Revolt of the Masses (Notre Dame, 1985); Richard M.
The Spanish philosopher Jose Ortega y Gasset published in 1925 an essay "La deshumanicazion del arte".