Rev. Dan Catt on the New Aesthetic 1 Rev. Dan Catt on the New Aesthetic April 8, 2012 | By Rafe | One comment From the “you should read this” pile: Rev. Dan Catt has a really thoughtful take on why the New Aesthetic is about the future (or at least the present) and not the past. For background on the New Aesthetic, read this post by James Bridle and this essay by Bruce Sterling.