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HIGH. This word has various significations: 1. Principal or chief, as high constable, high sheriff. 2. Prominent, in a bad sense, as high treason. 3. Open, not confined, as high seas.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Buchloh, et al.--sought to explore "other ways of modeling the relationship between high art and mass culture, ways which differ from and oppose the sublimation model" and its faith in "individual artistic intention." So there was Andy on Saturday Night Live; discussion of the "increasing abstraction of works of art within various arenas of capitalist exchange"; and the broaching of the fact that yes, fascism also had something to do with high and low.
To please all of MOMA's critics, as so many commentators from across the political board pointed out, was a near-impossible task, just as was the organization of a successful exhibition on the vast topic of "high and low." So why not meet necessary failure head-on and mount an inaugural show that gloried in its own limitations?
The high and low threat messages for skin cancer prevention among college students were developed with direct and indirect quotes from existing skin cancer-prevention brochures created by the American Cancer Society and the American Academy of Dermatology.

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