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What is art?

  1. arthurchappell profile image39
    arthurchappellposted 7 years ago

    What is art?

    defining what makes a work of art

  2. Sarah Masson profile image70
    Sarah Massonposted 7 years ago

    Something that is created to be beautiful and unique whether it be writing/paintings/music etc.

  3. Right On Time profile image62
    Right On Timeposted 7 years ago

    Something that is deemed to capture a particular thought, feeling etc (that many can relate to) in an especially creative or unique way.

  4. Taleb80 profile image83
    Taleb80posted 7 years ago

    I way to describe yourself, while you believe that it the best way to let others touch your feelings.

  5. Edlira profile image68
    Edliraposted 7 years ago

    In my opinion art is a channel, through which you express your feelings and emotions, your selv.
    A work of art is consequenty a represantion of its creator's feelings, emotions.

  6. peterxdunn profile image60
    peterxdunnposted 7 years ago

    I would argue that - to be a true artist - a person must be capable of externalising himself/herself. By this I mean - be capable of taking an idea, a thought filtered through mixed emotions, from inside their head and give it coherence: a concrete reality in the real world.

    To achieve this they need to be brutally honest about who and what they are on the inside.

    So art is really a manic process that switches between soul searching introversion followed by a nakedly honest exposition of whatever the artist has managed to dredge up from those deep dark corners of the mind that most us prefer not to visit.

 
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